This made tear up for real.
And we all know the answer…
"Listen to yourself and in that quietude you might hear the voice of God."
-Poet MAYA ANGELOU, in her last post to Twitter, dated May 23. She would die less than a week later. (via inothernews)
"How can emptiness be so heavy?"
-Six Word Story (via songofmelancholia)
"I discovered that activism was tiring. Did Gloria Steinem, I wondered, ever wake up feeling that she wasn’t in the mood that day to carry the banner of gender equality? There was something reductive and tedious in the endless conversations that I found myself having."
-Curtis Sittenfeld’s confessions of a prep-school feminist: http://nyr.kr/1glCyIU (via newyorker)
I feel like a piece of bread someone left in the rain
Wellesley College WAAM-SLAM II Transformative Justice and Education Bill
a playlist for holy week 2014