In sixth grade Mrs. Walker slapped the back of my head and made me stand in...– Li-Young Lee, “Persimmons” (via calypsoed)
thisizliz: okazaki—fragments: i am boycotting marriage until women also have the right to marry four virgins
I don’t really care to watch The Great Gatsby. You know what would make me...– my brother
beyonce is pregnant again
and if this cancels the august barclay center concert i’m going to destroy jay-z
tears-in-the-tardis: sometimes my mood is ‘beyonce’ but other times its ‘white person in an infomercial’
mama's day our way // strong families ecards →
piathabia: these cards are possibly the most beautiful mama’s day cards i’ve ever seen.
afrafemme: ancestryinprogress: bitchouttahell: slay-z: longweaverudebitch: This is the essence of “swerve”. I LOVE HER SO MUCH. LMFAO. “that question didn’t even make sense.” dead.
thisizliz: at an appointment with my musicianship prof today, he asked me what note the sopranos should take and i told him “they want the d” and we both flushed and moved on liz appreciation post.
Angry Asian Girls United: My Mother Taught Me The... →
angryasiangirlsunited: “I feel voiceless” My father mockingly asked why “I am a woman” He laughed “I am a brown immigrant” He clenched his fists With his unspoken words, silence became my comrade again. There is a bitter comfort with weakly reluctantly embracing silence. The compensation for your closed mouth… no one will expect the quiet to resist
Where White People Think Racism Exists
youlikemealready: 1. Not In Europe, Canada, Latin America, Or The Northern, Central, or Western United States 2. Not In Cities 3. In The American South 4. In The Past 5. But Really Only In The Imaginations Of Black People
Jason Collins Is Not the First Out Gay Pro Athlete →
There have been a number of out, professional women athletes before him.