Something Clever

Ramblings...

My political obligations? I am a Black woman … in world that defines human as white and male for starters. Everything I do including survival is political.

— Audre Lorde (via deedixon)

(Source: daughterofzami, via knowledgeequalsblackpower)

madlori:

wholove:

I REMEMBER HAVING TO PUT THE BOOK DOWN JUST TO GO:


I WILL NEVER BE OKAY WITH THIS LINE NOT BEING IN THE MOVIES.

madlori:

wholove:

I REMEMBER HAVING TO PUT THE BOOK DOWN JUST TO GO:

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I WILL NEVER BE OKAY WITH THIS LINE NOT BEING IN THE MOVIES.

(via readsomemore)

eatsleepdraw:

A mural i created in a hostel in Paraguay while backpacking South America.
check out my tumblr: http://valentinscheiner.tumblr.com/

eatsleepdraw:

A mural i created in a hostel in Paraguay while backpacking South America.

check out my tumblr: http://valentinscheiner.tumblr.com/

(via marvelatmatter)

marauduhs:

"It’s just a morality tale, it’s obvious which gift is best, which one you’d choose—"

The three of them spoke at the same time: Hermione said, “the cloak,” Ron said, “the wand,” and Harry said, “the stone.”

They looked at each other, half surprised, half amused.

(via readsomemore)

thahalfrican:

Deadliest Gang in LA: MS-13

Deadliest Gang in Chicago: Latin Kings

Deadliest Gang in NY: NYPD

Deadliest Gang in FL: Old white men

(via marvelatmatter)

I am jealous of those who think more deeply, who write better, who draw better, who look better, who live better, who love better than I.

— Sylvia Plath (via keoru)

(Source: have--not, via fresh-effect)

tedx:

At TEDxYouth@Manchester, genetics researcher Dan Davis introduces the audience to compatibility genes — key players in our immune system’s functioning, and the reason why it’s so difficult to transplant organs from person to person: one’s compatibility genes must match another’s for a transplant to take.

To learn more about these fascinating genes, watch the whole talk here»

(Images from Davis’s talk, Drew Berry’s animations, and the TED-Ed lessons A needle in countless haystacks: Finding habitable worlds - Ariel Anbar and How we conquered the deadly smallpox virus - Simona Zompi)

(via koryos)

sherrocked:

My dad just yelled “I SWEAR I’LL CUT OFF WHAT’S LEFT OF YOUR DICK IF YOU FUCKING TOUCH MY COKE DON’T YOU DARE” and I came in the room like what the fuck and it was my dad holding up a shoe and my cat sitting by a glass of coca-cola with his paw almost touching inside of it and both of them didn’t even break eye contact with each other

(Source: amovible, via ipreferbooks)