Oh no. It is much too windy for the skirt I wore today.
One of my main goals for this semester is to eat breakfast every day. I am on a three day streak. Someone get me a medal.
spice world is such an empowering movie like despite the old nasty white british men who want to ruin all their fun and destroy girl power the girls all manage to come together and help their best friend deliver a baby AND still manage to make it to their concert on time to do a fun dance number and celebrate each other
so I wait for you like a lonely house
till you will see me again and live in me.
Till then my windows ache.
Pablo Neruda (100 Love Sonnets)
The exclusion of Arabic and Hebrew texts (from 700-1500ad, written in what is now Spain) from Spanish literary canon is a super pet-peevy for me but FOR ONCE I have a professor who agrees that it is a decision based on dubious principles and I am so happy.
One of my professors looks like Gael Garcia Bernal and I’m dying.
You remember too much,
my mother said to me recently.
Why hold onto all that?
And I said,
Where do I put it down?
Anne Carson, from “The Glass Essay” (via vrban)
In a gender-equal world, Beyoncé could strut her stuff freely because she wouldn’t have to prove her intelligence, even if she was shimmying in a tight-fitting dress. Men have the liberty of shaking their hips without their intelligence being questioned, but women don’t.
Elizabeth Plank, Beyonce doesn’t have to choose between her sexuality and feminism (via micdotcom)