Doesn’t fail to happen that once one of my friends starts dating they always, always, always start talking to me about 75 percent less than they did before.
true! this has so far happened with two of my closest friends. sometimes I’m bothered by it, but I’m mostly happy for them :3
And yet we still have to be taught to look, and to tell our stories. …Despite the utter absence of us, it’s still an internal revolution to say wait a minute, we are not only worthy of great art, but the source of great art. — Junot Diaz, in conversation with the New Yorker’s Hilton Als at The Strand, NYC 04-12-13 (via 100newfears)