upper bod + abs
i am very grateful for this life i’ve been allowed to have.
i realized that if i’m with someone else, i dont open the door. this weekend, i was approaching a store with my bff and i seriously hung back & she opened the door. she was like, “what, you don’t open doors?” lol. wtf. when did that start and why? maybe i’m just used to following people inside, so they are obviously opening the door first. weird.
biked! & listened to a couple of coffee break spanish podcasts. i also walked to bojangles. lol. my new thing, if i want fast food, gotta walk for it ;)
dumbthingswhitepplsay: thisiswhiteprivilege: White privilege is being the deciding voice on what is and isn’t racism without ever having to experience it. lawd yas lawd YAS preach White privilege is also committing the most atrocious acts of history and when you’re done, making laws and moral policies so that you don’t EVER pay for your crimes.
great change is always preceded by chaos
Practicing being at ease is much more useful than practicing frustration. When...– Yoga Cures: Simple Routines to Conquer More Than 50 Common Ailments and Live Pain-Free. (via fuckyeahyoga)
i don’t believe anyone has a right to comment on someone else’s body. especially something that is shaming or policing. growing up, i experienced some of that (to the degree that all women have their bodies policed). mostly from my grandma. and at my highest weight, from my mom. my mom will be here in a week, and i’m wishing i were smaller so she won’t say anything...
Change is never painful; Only resistance to change is painful.– Buddha (via mikefrawley)
I could not think of being unkind, even to a mortal enemy. It would hurt me. I...– Paramahansa Yogananda (via yogachocolatelove)
puckermanfabray: lets play “which download link is the real one”
i had an ex tell me that women shouldn’t have a voice in foreign policy because they can’t be drafted, after i told him men have no say in what a woman does with her body because a (cis) man cannot get pregnant. lololololol. like, are you trying to sound stupid?
when some people say super offensive shit, it’s hard for me to respond nicely. not sry. ”let me phrase this in the most offensive way possible….but why are you yelling at me :’(“
occasionally pensive: women, self-esteem, and the... →
daniellemertina: I’ve been thinking about this. It seems like pretty much all consolation for women about how they’re worthy/ not ugly and all of that comes from men. All of those discussions about how women don’t need make-up or are great when they’re natural in general and all of that, it seems like some man…
got more spanish in.
privileged kids go to counseling, poor kids go to jail.– —judge mathis, speaking the truth (via thatprettyoddfeminist) facts on facts on facts (via dumbthingswhitepplsay)
biked! & listened to coffee break spanish podcast. i started at 1, so i dont think they’ll be very useful for me for a while.
More than 2 million people found themselves behind bars at the turn of the...– Michelle Alexander, The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness (via tonylucero)
admiring and finding women attractive doesnt make...
coldeyesthatburn: Thinking they get dressed up for you does Thinking that the way the dress is an excuse for her being assaulted does thinking that you have any say so with what she does with her body does