if boys and girls weren’t raised differently, boys would be able to relate to female characters. interestingly enough, the books for children and young adults that i like have main characters where conflicts they face aren’t caused by their sex and failure to perform in gender roles (chronicles of narnia, may poppins, crispin, the trumpet of the swan, homer price?, holes?) or a female...
evolving emotionally is radically different than...
molls: don’t get it twisted, little sisters.
Facebook Needs a 'Partnered' Relationship Status... →
join if you want.
Being a woman is a terribly difficult task, since it consists principally in...– Joseph Conrad (via kari-shma) (via quote-book) (via blankbook) (via booklover) not always!
Who else has seen this fucking Nutella commercial? “As a mom, I’m...– (i fucking love) lindy west
A caretaker in Kent claims he "accidentally"... →
The alleged rape took place last week when an employee heard the 71-year-old woman crying in her room, according to Kent police. The employee opened the door and found McGregor standing over the woman with his genitals exposed. “She was a vulnerable adult and she was in no position to give consent for any type of sexual activity,” said Lt. Lisa Price. “This is a heinous crime....
Loneliness is like sitting in an empty room and being aware of the space around...– Kent Nerburn (via rootee) (via fuckyeahsolitude) (via citygypsy) (via bugseatbooks) (via booklover) OR loneliness is when you’re in despair. solitude is when you’re doing okay so far.
a friend had asked me how my days were going,...
Latest Sarah Palin Speech Opens Sixth Seal– the onion
"Inpenetrable Masculinity" →
genderqueer: guesswhatsvegan: Great article exploring the relationship between gender identity and preferred sexual role. Otr talks about being a top until he started identifying as trans, when he started reconsidering what it meant for him to be in the dominant “masculine” role. He talks about the desire for sex to be about “gender rebellion,” wondering how to reconcile that with instances...
i’d rather stay home than have to put my bra back on– gladys
Dean Spade on body modification and resistance →
genderqueer: “Countless people who purportedly share my feminist values have argued to me that rather than having my body modified, the proper course of action would be to come to view it differently, such that it was not in contravention to my internal gender picture. Sometimes folded into this argument is a notion that trans surgery is a part of the capitalist construction of dichotomous...
worries are always too big.
better to work with what you have than try to incorporate everything you think you may have at some point in the future. crippling yourself with fear is not thinking ahead and playing it safe just in case. lol note to self.
Nerdy guy to nerdy girl, walking out of lab room: I’m a miracle of...– overheard in new york
Customer service rep #1: Is it raining? Customer service rep #2: The ground is...– overheard in the office
What the Bible Says - And Doesn't Say - About... →
wontloversrevoltnow: I’m just posting this so I’ll come back and read it later. Enjoy! this blew my mind the first time i read it. a relatively important read if you’ve never read anything like it.
And then God created Saturn…and he liked it, so he put a ring on it…– (via d-rad) (via drunkmonkeh) (via gonnaruinyrshoes)
whatever, i’m cool. (i think this about 9000 times a day, and just did again. PEOPLE HAVE DIFFERENCES. i like myself.)
GOD KNOWS I’VE HAD SOME ROUGH FUCKIN’...
All I gotta say about that is, dude wants to lay down some battle raps, I’ll be...– andy samburg
fuckyeahindieboys: good song of the day! johnny...