over coffee with my mom this morning: “sometimes we hesitate to invite people into our life because we feel like our space isn’t good enough yet. things are a little messy, or our place settings don’t match, or our situation isn’t quite what we want it to be. don’t let that stop you. invite people in anyway.”
The community releases balloons into the sky in remembrance of VonDerrit Myers.
Thursday, October 9th
But yet I have no reason to be angry for my people? Smh.
Danielle Brooks is sick of your shit white-hollywood.shout out to Raven-Symoné
Photography: Dilani Bala
If you brush it off or don’t acknowledge that racism is still here and is still very real, you’re just as bad as what you’re pretending not to see.
Happening Now (10.8.14): Oh dear God, not again. Another life lost in St Louis. So little information right now, but it seems that an unarmed 18-year old boy was tased then shot 16 times by an officer, possibly off-duty. Not clear what provoked the event, but I’ll keep you updated as info is released. #staywoke #blacklivesmatter
what a time to be alive, to have strong female characters being portrayed by
women of colorblack women
kerry washington, nicole beharie, and viola davis are all black women
they have faced countless attacks from the media and from fans due to their blackness
do not erase who they are and who/what they represent
autumn reflections by david clapp in england’s lake district national park; maurizio biancarelli of proscansko lake in croatia’s plitvice national park; and agustin rafael reyes of onuma pond in japan’s towada hachimantai national park
my aesthetic is alcoholic drinks that taste like they have no alcohol in