"Normal is getting dressed in clothes that you buy for work and driving through traffic in a car that you are still paying for - in order to get to the job you need to pay for the clothes and the car, and the house you leave vacant all day so you can afford to live in it."

Ellen Goodman  (via asongwithnoend)

I also call this death.

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"Jesus, Jesus he says, but he’s not praying to Jesus, he’s praying to you, not to your body or your face but to that space you hold at the centre, which is the shape of the universe… How does it feel to be a god… ?"

Margaret Atwood, from “Worship,” Murder in the Dark  (via 5000letters)

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neonmine:

why is everything everyone else does so loud

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Anonymous said: About that other anon and Emma Watson and so forth: I think men hating feminism and men hating women is the exact same thing.

nextyearsgirlisaghostnow:

“Feminism is hated because women are hated. Anti-feminism is a direct expression of misogyny; it is the political defense of women hating.” - Andrea Dworkin.

nybg:

You wouldn’t call this minimalist art, would you? It’s rich, detailed. But so….mini

Lorraine Loots’ “Postcards for Ants” is an ongoing project in which she paints or pencils coin-sized, fully-realized pieces of art—one each day until she gives herself carpal tunnel, I suppose. Among the works are some stunning micro-vegetal creations that would give our botanical artists something to “oooh” over. —MN

(Photos: This is Colossal | Lorraine Loots)

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cimet:

if your best attempt at getting women to join feminism is telling them that “not all feminists are angry lesbians who don’t shave!!” i need you to write me a five-page essay, 12 pt font, double spaced, on why angry, hairy, lesbians are a bad thing

*single-spaced

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