You'll be happy and wholesome again.
"Once we begin to celebrate what our body does rather than obsessing on how it looks, we start to appreciate our body as an instrument rather than an ornament.”
— (via sixsecondshigh)


Last night my little sister (5th grade) was making an e-mail account

She saw gender and went to click female when she noticed the “other” choice

She looked at me confused and I started to explain that some people don’t think they fit in with strictly male or female

"Oh! You mean like transgender and stuff like that. I was freaked out for a second- I thought they meant robots."

Yet another example the kids are more open-minded than adults

"People treat survival as if it is a single event; a momentary triumph. But the reality is that it’s a constant process of desiring to live. It is choosing life over death daily. Survivors are perpetually surviving.”
— (via beautyinthebellejar)

You want me to be a tragic backdrop so that you can appear to be illuminated, so that people can say ‘Wow, isn’t he so terribly brave to love a girl who is so obviously sad?’ You think I’ll be the dark sky so you can be the star? I’ll swallow you whole [Warsan Shire]


22nd of July

all that I know is I don't know how to be something you miss
"I saw my earlier selves as different people, acquaintances I had outgrown. I wondered how I could ever have been some of them.”
— Roger Zelazny, The Courts of Chaos (via wordsnquotes)