Are You There God? It's Me- Margaret.

Not a Jesus Freak- just a Judy Blume enthusiast.


I remember talking to my mother and seeing Snow White and wondering if there’d ever be Chocolate Brown or something like that. But my parents were very good at making sure I had dolls that looked like me, and books with brown children in them, and birthday cards with brown children on them. They were very aware. When you discount a child from fantasy, it’s a very strong statement. You think, Wow, somebody made an entire movie with elves, and trees that talk, and things that fly, and there was no room for me.

Anika Noni Rose in Vanity Fair. (Interview by Alex Beggs; Photographs by Justin Bishop.)

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If you feel that your particular talent is worth developing, is worth caring for, then there’s nothing you can’t achieve.

Happy 55th Birthday Kevin Spacey! (July 26th, 1959)

Do whatcha want whatcha want with my bodyyyyyy.

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If you want me again look for me under your boot soles.

—Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass (via observando)

Late Fragment

And did you get what
you wanted from this life, even so?
I did.
And what did you want?
To call myself beloved, to feel myself
beloved on the earth.

—Raymond Carver, A New Path to the Waterfall (via observando)

Though my soul may set in darkness, it will rise in perfect light;
I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.

—Sarah Williams, Twilight Hours: A Legacy of Verse (via observando)

the difference between tattoed people and not tattoed people is….

the difference between tattoed people and not tattoed people is….

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