ohmygodwhatever-etc:

my parents eloped when my mother was 19 and this is a picture of her on their wedding night and it’s literally my favorite picture that exists of anyone, ever.  

ohmygodwhatever-etc:

my parents eloped when my mother was 19 and this is a picture of her on their wedding night and it’s literally my favorite picture that exists of anyone, ever.  

octillerize:

real big fan of the tumblr message system, absolutely love shooting carefully composed messages into the void without any evidence of receipt on the other end


Girls from a West Bank village cool off in the Dead Sea.By Paolo Pellegrin

Girls from a West Bank village cool off in the Dead Sea.
By Paolo Pellegrin

WHY ARE YOU SINGLE
Anonymous

lemuelcushing:

because i didn’t forward that chain email letter in 2004

vixenelle:

Valeriia Karaman for Oh Comely magazine, flower tattoos by Verity Cumming

"

The thing is: when someone calls you too skinny, that hurts. It’s inappropriate, hurtful, and makes you self conscious. But at the end of the day, you pick up a magazine, you turn on the TV, you go on the internet on a gossip site - what do you see? Women who look like you. Women who have a body that recalls yours, women who are considered the standards of beauty to which all must follow to be considered beautiful. You go to a store, and odds are you can find clothes that are in your size. Odds are you don’t have go to stores dedicated to people your size, clothes that might not be as cute and are definitively more expensive.

When you’re fat, not only does it hurt, but society just confirms it day after day. You flip on TV, you read a magazine, and there are no women in your size. Nobody with a body like yours, nobody modeling clothes or being called gorgeous. You go to a store, and you can’t find clothes that fit you - and even if you do find things in larger sizes, they still don’t LOOK right, don’t fit right, cause they were designed for thinner girls in mind, and making these clothes in larger sizes doesn’t mean it’s going to look good on your body. You’re told you’re ugly by a piece of shit and basically the world you live in says back, well, yeah, that’s true.

That’s the difference. No, people making comments about your body are ALWAYS unwelcome and gross, but a thin person and fat person still live in the same society that caters and upholds thinness as a standard of beauty. That doesn’t change, and that’s why it’s not the same.

"
- On why skinnyshaming isn’t the same as fatshaming  (via madame-mayor)
aggressively passive

vinebox:

"Why don’t you talk to me anymore?"

on the tumblr: white boys must be stopped. at all costs. no excuses. end them.
on the streets: damn...wassup....

plantvibes:

cute date idea: let me sleep in your bed for hours on end because I’m tired of being a person