Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and...– Melody Beattie (via elige) all day (if/when we’re able).
Don’t allow your wounds to transform you into someone you are not.– Paulo Coelho (via thelittlephilosopher)
Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your...– Franz Kafka (via maddierose)
smile for me now.
ive noticed sexism operating within and around me lately in the way we as men can some/many times unconciously expect women to look hopeful and happy for us…and then go into “does not compute” mode when this aint the case. i feel like i’ve been able to spot this largely because as an asian american man, i’m expected to show nothing but hopeful and happy feelings about...
lately maybe crazy i got no time jack, ‘cause babies making babies: i cant cosign that. / wanna punch my own face ‘cause my smiles lately looking screwed - drank a couple 6packs of that miles davis: b*tch’s brew / toot my own horn…gettin off to music: i produce my own porn / restless often, caption? “please assume im so corny.” maza, chowder, flakes,...
When people didn’t rally around Dead Prez, I knew the black hip-hop audience had...– Killer Mike talks about the evolution of hip-hop’s relationship with politics in our latest feature interview. (via pitchfork)
telling vs showing
someone (i have yet to meet) recently wrote me some extremely kind words about who they perceive me to be by observing the things ive produced and/or reproduced, largely on the webz (thank you!). this left me HELLA humbled but also made me weary of the ways we all get to edit/cleanup our selves as we are filtered onto blogs, social networking sites, etc. i feel it necessary for whatever reason, to...
People have a hard time letting go of their suffering. Out of a fear of the...– Thich Nhat Hanh (via girlinboyclothes) “we tend to cause most of our own suffering needlessly.” -his holiness the dalai lama