memorias: olvidad@s y recuperad@s

xicana. chicago. mucha musica. con snippets. sol@ snippets.

"She removes her wig, her eyelashes, her makeup, never breaking eye contact with the reflection of her natural self. It’s an intimate, powerful moment television doesn’t often show: A black woman removing all the elements white supremacy tells her she has to wear to be beautiful, successful, powerful." (x)

(Source: chriscolfer, via noterajeschicanita)

mangoestho:

I’ve gotten some asks about Black girlhood/ Girlhood Studies and what books are good for getting an understanding about what is going on. I use primarily all of Dr. Ruth Nicole Brown’s work in my research but these other works are really amazing too (and anything Barbara Smith does, you should fuck with tbh).

(via xulaxicana)

“When life is sweet, say thank you and celebrate. And when life is bitter, say thank you and grow.”

—   Shauna Niequist  (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)

(Source: pureblyss, via yalopasado)

Maluca - Trigger

fishf1y:

Maluca || Trigger

“he is not the sun. you are…”

—   Christina Yang  (via sabotagedselfie)

(Source: lach-er, via heartbreakmonday)

Uproot Andy ft MC Gringo & MC Nem - Fock me Avontade

Gil Scott-Heron - I’ll take care of you

“She did not need much, wanted very little. A kind word, sincerity, fresh air, clean water, a garden, kisses, books to read, sheltering arms, a cozy bed, and to love and be loved in return.”

—   Starra Neely Blade (via sunflower-mama)

(Source: psych-facts, via nenasoulfly)

papasitodomingo:

Corazón de melón melón
Ajijic

papasitodomingo:

Corazón de melón melón

Ajijic

(via ilianation)

“I love it when women love themselves.
I love it when women are learning to love themselves.
I love it when women inspire other women to love themselves.”

—   lnkdroptheory (via kvtes)

(Source: jnc-ink, via sunshineology)