“Depression is stupid and not a thing that makes me a better writer. One time I went a whole year without writing and I stayed in bed and drank. Fuck your Bukowskisms. I want sunlight and love and running down some street I’ve never been on where it’s warm and cool at the same time and I’m smiling. I want nothing to ever be bad again- and I don’t mean that I want a life free of conflict, I mean that I want a life free of meaningless conflict. Not being able to will oneself to take a shower or leave the house is meaningless. There is nothing to be gained, no lesson to be learned from that kind of life. My heart is stale, my prose is stale. Give me fire if you want to hurt me. Give me something I can taste. There’s nothing romantic or mysterious about where I am. There’s nothing here worth holding onto.”

By Joshua Espinoza (via doubtsbestally)

(via skyliting)

feministbatwoman:

la-xingada:

paperdemons:

killershot:

Dear Women,
This halloween please say no to these costumes please just say no they are fucking insulting and Dia de los Muertos is NOT HALLOWEEN I REPEAT NOT HALLOWEEN THIS IS NOT A COSTUME PLEASE STOP TREATING IT LIKE ONE
Thank you

TO ALL THE PEOPLE GETTING FUCKED OFF AT MY POST. THIS IS EXACTLY WHY I MADE IT. FOR YOUR PINCHE GUERO PENDEJX ASSES. “WE DO IT OUT OF RESPECT,” MY ASS.

this hurts.

this is capitalism ripping through my memories i hold so sacred. Memories of walking through the streets of Chapala after school with my grandmother, and the smell of plants for the preparation of the big event. Memories of memories of memories

This is capitalism and white supremacy destroying, erasing and making new… something that has connected me with my elderes and ancestors,

This is whiteness telling me my body, our gente is unwanted, dehumanized and conditioned to death but at the same time extracting a part of my identity and wearing it as a mask.

This is a mask made of our dead and torn bodies… this is literally a mask made out of ripped bloody flesh. The flesh of migrants who die every year trying to cross.. the flesh of people who become criminalized and confined behind bars. The bloody flesh of torn bodies from years of exploitation in sweat shops, fruit and vegetable fields, dish washers.. domestic workers… 

this is our flesh ripped out cleaned, pampered and styled to fit a white face.

Don’t do this. DON’T DO THIS. Join Team #WeAreNotGiantJerks this Halloween. DON’T DO THIS.

(via skyliting)

the-alchemists-mind:

you ever notice how “labels aren’t important” is always meant to mean “your labels are dumb and incorrect and you shouldn’t use them” and not “use whatever labels you please because you’re still the same person on the inside regardless of what you call yourself”

(via f1rstperson)

missvoltairine:

I PROMISE you that every single depressed person has been told to exercise already, you are never ever ever going to be the first person to suggest that to any depressed person ever.

(via skyliting)

godsmangina:

Liking people is stupid all you end up doing is ruining songs you really liked beforehand

(via f1rstperson)

'Sex' doesn't sell. Erosion of female self esteem does. The feeling of superiority over women does. Turning women into 'things' to be studied, scrutinized & judged and then calling it 'sex' does.

Sex doesn’t sell. Objectification does


Sadiqa Thornton (via internetexplorers)

(Source: female-only, via priscellie)

sirida:

I feel bad for Cecil. I was trying to think of what he could be doing to vent some frustration, and ‘drunkenly talking back to Carlos’ voice mails’ came to mind after a discussion at work.

(via suchnightvale)

kelekelo:

every class is art class if you dont care enough

(via littleulvar)

fangirltothefullest:

My design for Erika

fangirltothefullest:

My design for Erika

(via suchnightvale)

kellysue:

jorgesantiagojr:

Captain Mini Marvel in watercolor and ink on Stillman and Birn Delta.
While waiting for the larger Captain Marvel commission to dry, I used some of the spare paints to add some color to this warm up sketch. I just forgot to scan it. I like her rosy cheeks.
Here’s a link to the B&W version: http://jorgesantiagojr.tumblr.com/post/96806879099/a-tiny-carol-danvers-i-had-penciled-a-commission

I love that Carol With Coffee is a thing now.

kellysue:

jorgesantiagojr:

Captain Mini Marvel in watercolor and ink on Stillman and Birn Delta.

While waiting for the larger Captain Marvel commission to dry, I used some of the spare paints to add some color to this warm up sketch. I just forgot to scan it. I like her rosy cheeks.

Here’s a link to the B&W version: http://jorgesantiagojr.tumblr.com/post/96806879099/a-tiny-carol-danvers-i-had-penciled-a-commission

I love that Carol With Coffee is a thing now.

(via vidocqsociety)

(Source: arcaneimages, via trickbop)

uggly:

Snowbafett !!

Costume and Model : Amber Arden

Photography  :  Estrada Photography

(via prairiehamster)

gabriellegalaxies:

My Dear Listeners
~Gabrielle Taphouse
[[Inspired by the podcast Welcome To Night Vale]]

gabriellegalaxies:

My Dear Listeners

~Gabrielle Taphouse

[[Inspired by the podcast Welcome To Night Vale]]

(via suchnightvale)

purepopfornowpeople:

Time is a flat circle.

purepopfornowpeople:

Time is a flat circle.

(via shepardofthenormandy)