these-times-will-pass: Admit it, you’re still afraid of the dark. Well that’s NOTHING compared to these crazy phobias. Some of these are insane!
Is there any more room for me in those jeans?
I was never really insane except upon occasions when my heart was touched– Edgar Allan Poe (via psicoquinesia)
Government assistance in America is invisible until black people receive it....– Melissa Harris-Perry and Karen Finney (paraphrased), commenting on a recent New York Times editorial wherein black farmers were all but vilified as ‘lazy takers’ who gamed the system —for winning an historic discrimination lawsuit against the USDA: Pigford v. Glickman (via odinsblog)
Do not ignore it. Fuck it. Cry your heart out. Then fuck it some more.– Charles Bukowski, from Selected Letters Vol. 4 (via valley-child)