Sunflowers are the best flower. All other flowers are so pretty and dainty. You can easily snap their stems without even meaning to. Some have thorns, and no matter how pretty they are, prick your finger on one of those thorns and you’ll want to fling that pretty little thing to the ground and stomp on it. But sunflowers - they’re so big and bright and cheerful. They’re bold...
I’m about to embark on a grand, sweeping romance. I can feel it. Does that make sense? I can feel it, though.
Ibn Kathir says in his Tafsir: “A characteristic of the dunya is that it flees...– [Tafsir Ibn Kathir, 4/197] (via pearlsofislam) An argument for the philosophy of non-attachment, IMO. And not as cut and dry “hate material things especially money!!!1!” As too many people make it out to be.
So I’m trying to do this thing where I appreciate and love and take pride in myself and my body. It’s working well enough so far but obvz it’s one of those things I have to do consistently to kind of break myself out of a shit ton of really damaging and hurtful things I internalized as a little kid. But it does seem to be working and so that’s pretty encouraging. I can get there; I know I...
damngruchy: supermassiveasshole: i was teaching my grandma to use computer so we can talk on skype and such but today she went kinda mad at me because “i didnt show her the knitting programme” and i was like what and it comes out she accidentally opened ms excel and found out its a great way to create knitting patterns my grandma is 82
antisjschool: logicwizard: Oh No, A White Person Did a Thing: A Tale of Tumblr Social Justice Oh No, I Have Every Privilege Afforded to Me but Still Play the Victim at Every Turn: A Tale of Tumblr Anti-Social Justice
Anonymous asked: How are you, Hoomie?
secretlymisha: as far as i can tell from my dash there’s some sort of gay musical olympics going on that only europe was invited to
chinkerbelle: Reasons I grab my boobs running upstairs running downstairs running stoked on life scared walking through my house in the dark bored boobs Basically.
honeymanifesto: Have you ever liked someone so much you kind of just get tried of them? Like you don’t even want to see their face because it’s exhausting. You’re just like…no. Go away. Go get married or something because no one cares. No? k. Yep.
theuppitynegras: veganrantss: White people get mad when you wear a band t shirt of a band you don’t listen to, but they’re fine with wearing headdresses from cultures they know and care nothing about.
I felt a sour taste in my throat, the one that immediately precedes my gag...– Anti-Immigrant Fever Ignites Violence Against Women Julianne Hing From RaceWire, 3/27/08 (via whitedenial-ontrial) See also: Sheriff Arpaio of Maricopa County, AZ. He has physically assaulted pregnant immigrant women, forced them to sleep in soiled sheets by denying them sanitary products for...
anonynaila: subvertcliche: mello-dramatic: Everyone who reblogs this will get the title of a book to read based on their bio/posts. Everyone. I mean it. THIS IS THE BEST POST I HAVE EVER SEEN EVER they really do mean everyone
A three-day-old human embryo is a collection of 150 cells called a blastocyst....– Sam Harris, on stem cell research. (via we-are-star-stuff)
The workers have to pay for and maintain their own trucks, effectively forcing...– Sharecropping on Wheels - Working In These Times I wrote about Savannah’s port truck drivers, who are classified as “independent contractors” by their bosses but don’t get to make their own schedules or control the work that they do. What they DO get is the “right” to pay for their own trucks and...
I have made that mug cake from Tumblr in the past. It is disgusting. Please don’t bother. Just take five minutes more to mix together a cake mix and make yourself wait 20 minutes for it to bake, if you really want cake that badly. Trust me on this.
cynique: closeencountersofthepeculiarmind: fezzingly: I feel like a rare breed of human female who does not feel attracted to Channing Tatum at all oh so there’s more of us, ??? womyn still find him attractive??? sigh. Yes to OP and the following comments and also, People still think that “woman” comes from the word “man” as a derivative and thus use the...
You mean the generation that paid three times as much for college to enter a job...– When comments are better than the article, Atlantic edition (“The Cheapest Generation: Why Millennials arent’ buying cars or houses, and what that means for the economy”)
queeniman: mikholas: My guy friend literally came over to my house to wake me up to go to the GYM who does that he wants ur vagina That’s cute. But yeah who does that. :P If one of my guy friends did that, I’d kill him. And Iman would be right - he’d want the V. It would be complicated.
Anonymous asked: I have a question. If you meet the most gorgeous man on earth and found out he was an international jewel thief(allegedly)after he asked you out. Would you A. Tell the cops or B. Date him and let him buy you all the fancy things you like?
Anonymous asked: How do you read 8-10 books simultaneously without mixing plot lines, or forgetting some plot lines?
honeymanifesto asked: Share 10 random facts about yourself then send this to 10 of your followers
sabrinagrimm: sabrinagrimm: WHEN I WAS 4 I WAS ON SESAME STREET AND I HAD AN INTERVIEW WITH GROVER AND HE ASKED ME HOW IT FELT WHEN I FALL OFF MY BIKE AND I CHUCKLED DARKLY AND SAID “I DON’T FALL OFF MY BIKE” AND HE LOOKED AT THE CAMERA AND SAID “oh.” NAD THEN I SATRTED POINTING AND LAUGHIGN AT HIM AND THEN THEY CUT TO THE NEXT SCENE AND THAT WAS IT THAT IS MY LEGACY
I am afraid of getting older… I am afraid of getting married. Spare me from...– Sylvia Plath, written in 1949 at age 17 (via opendisplaysof-contempt)
Huge victory in court this morning. :)
amaeza: untruc: amaeza: you know, i’m a raging lesbian and i was never distracted by what other girls in my classes were wearing in high school. this is a male problem, not an “attracted to women” problem. This is an “inability to respect women” problem. Which is a male problem.
bradburythequeen: i want leonardo dicaprio to be nominated for an oscar for the great gatsby and i want him to win but if he doesn’t, i want him to just go “No.” and walk onto the stage, take the statue and walk out completely calmly and everyone else just lets him