should be a poem
written in the language
of your heart.
If you don’t recognize your soul
when you look in the mirror,
travel back home.
This is not where you were meant to be.”—"Do You See You?" By Jacoria Little (via xdopedupphoenix)
What men don’t understand is that women are FIERCELY PROTECTIVE of underage girls because we remember when we were young and some adult man made us uncomfortable or manipulated us or was inappropriate with us and we were powerless.
“Where there is a woman there is magic. If there is a moon falling from her mouth, she is a woman who knows her magic, who can share or not share her powers. A woman with a moon falling from her mouth, roses between her legs and tiaras of Spanish moss, this woman is a consort of the spirits.”—Ntozake Shange, Sassafrass, Cypress, and Indigo (via rabbitinthemoon)
Bell Hooks talked about people like pharrell in the night vision Q&A I remember she spoke about the rise of the liberal individualism climbing so high up the status quo that they separate themselves and believe they transcend their blackness and their individual success is a testament to race not being a factor anymore
One of the most beautiful things you can do in a relationship is show appreciation for the effort your partner puts forth. I’ve never really needed anything but that from the person I’m involved with. I will always go above & beyond to show you that you’re not alone, & so long as you never take that for granted, I’ll continue to be all the more willing to give you everything your heart desires..