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“I like her. She makes life interesting. She, herself, is interesting, I suppose. She talks right from the heart. I appreciate her frankness and I like the fact that she doesn’t force the natural flow of a conversation. There’s personality in her words. She thus gets to the core of things and that’s important because with her — I can talk knowing that the talk is real! Oh believe me, it’s amazingly real! And she also gives me the oportunity to listen as fully and completely as possible. And I can’t seem to get her out of my head […]” — Virginia Woolf, from Selected Letters (via violentwavesofemotion)

need this feeling

(via blackmoonwolf)



“Asking women to respect themselves in order to ‘earn’ the right to be treated like a human being is total horseshit. But suggesting that you have the right to treat her exactly as you please because she didn’t adhere to your archaic views of feminine propriety is misogyny, plain and simple.” — Clementine Ford (via ranjhana)



gailsimone:

berenzero:

And people wonder why I love Wonder Woman so much.

Bingo.



Tatiana Maslany - Orphan Black



abitofmelody:

All I Want (Kodaline Cover) - Ellie Goulding 

If you loved me
Why’d you leave me?
Take my body
Take my body



brightwithbeauty:

MIA lyrics make for a great needlepoint

brightwithbeauty:

MIA lyrics make for a great needlepoint



We live in a society that’s sexist in ways it doesn’t understand. One of the consequences is that men are extremely sensitive to being criticized by women. I think it threatens them in a very primal way, and male privilege makes them feel free to lash out.

This is why women are socialized to carefully dance around these issues, disagreeing with men in an extremely gentle manner. Not because women are nicer creatures than men. But because our very survival can depend on it.

” —

No skin thick enough: The daily harassment of women in the game industry

The whole article sadly hits very close to home.

(via rosalarian)