I call myself a feminist when people ask if I am, and of course I am ‘cause it’s about equality, so I hope everyone is. You know you live in a patriarchal society when the word feminist has a weird connotation.
- Ellen Page (via perks-of-being-a-feminist
I have no words I’m busy sitting here. I hope and pray their energy is transferred safely and they are happy wherever they go.
You can hate women without saying you hate women, just like someone can be racist without saying it.
- Strolling Series by Cecil Emeke. (via oshlife
(Source: oshpeace, via wherethecloudsgather)
sometimes you meet someone, and it’s so clear that the two of you, on some level belong together. as lovers, or as friends, or as family, or as something entirely different. you just work, whether you understand one another or you’re in love or you’re partners in crime. you meet these people throughout your life, out of nowhere, under the strangest circumstances, and they help you feel alive. i don’t know if that makes me believe in coincidence, or fate, or sheer blind luck, but it definitely makes me believe in something.
Someone jumped off the highest building of the university campus. That’s the second person in less than two months. And all people on campus can say is how selfish that person is for jumping. I don’t even know how to feel. All I keep thinking is, “what is happening to us, why are we so broken?”