part two: find people who remind you of the beautiful parts of yourself and keep them close
stay away from people who make you feel like you are hard to love
I hate wondering whether old patterns will persist. I hate the inevitable internal questioning that comes with someone telling me they care about me. I hate being skeptical of myself when someone makes me happy in a certain way. I think I mostly hate these things because it means that certain men still have an effect on me, even though I try my hardest to fight them off.
Important, always-relevant comic done by the wonderful Ursa Eyer.
There’s some graphic descriptions of this woman’s “birthing” process (I’m not sure what word to use since the fetus wasn’t alive?). In any case, take care of yourself when reading.It’s the latest example of the dangerous trend of criminalizing pregnant women.
This whole not-waking-up-next-to-a-certain-someone thing is makin’ my heart hurt cause apparently that actually happens and is not just the stuff of movies. I am the ultimate baby.
the main thing i look forward to in life is raising dogs w/ someone i love
but like, actually
Is it weird that, right now, I find browsing the internet for lingerie is comforting after having a fight over my sexual health? Looking at these images, even though I don’t intend to purchase anything, makes me feel somewhat better about my physical self.
Aw I forgot who told me about this, but it’s very cute and worth a watch. (P.S. Michelle, I thought of you when I saw this!)
Shortfilm about a deaf, black girl who dreams of being a dancer