Through all the dismay you will face in this world look to the skies for radiant trails of amethyst.

22. Amor fati. its not your race sex age gender culture is your story of how you painted with them. photographer.


Sometimes I’m internally like “How is that a trigger?, ” then I realize other people have different life experiences from me, they don’t owe me their story, and I move the fuck on.

"   This is one more piece of advice I have for you: don’t get impatient. Even if things are so tangled up you can’t do anything, don’t get desperate or blow a fuse and start yanking on one particular thread before it’s ready to come undone. You have to figure it’s going to be a long process and that you’ll work on things slowly, one at a time.   "
-Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood  (via theriverjordyn)


commenting on another woman’s post

"i would NEVER do that"

ok bitch

then don’t

but she did

so let her live


is it that hard?



You are not a burden.

You are not a bother.

You enhance the lives of others.

People smile, not groan, when you text them.

Your voice.

Your presence.

You, matter.

I need to see this.




Shoutout to the females that compliment each other, that jealousy shit dead




please stop calling Black children who have different interests and tastes white

it’s damaging and alienating

he just looked soo sexy to me in these gifs



emotional abuse is when someone does something to hurt you, and when you express your feelings, that you’re upset, they turn it around to be something you did to hurt them and they force you to apologize for it, and your feelings, like always, are rendered invalid and silenced, forever damaging the ability to trust others with your feelings because they always are used against you.

this is important because so many people don’t know this

"   Baby, love yourself like you’re not waiting for someone else to do it.   "
-Excerpt from for my future daughter by the amazingly talented Y.Z.(via rustyvoices)