Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Monday, June 17, 2013
might make them angry
it will make
if no one has ever told you, your freedom is more important than their anger, nayyirah waheed
The planet does not need more successful people. The planet desperately needs more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers and lovers of all kinds.
in our own ways,
we all break.
it is okay
to hold your heart outside of your body
at a time.
heal, nayyirah waheed
“People hate her, they really do. Did you know that to Yoko someone is a verb in America? It is something that boys say if they’re hanging out with you too much and they’re going to school or they have a band. It’s almost a myth that’s used to suppress women. Y’know, ‘You’re gonna Yoko me. You’re gonna destroy me.’ And this woman put up with racial inequality from Fleet Street, she put up with being accused of breaking up the best band in the world, she put up with people’s idea that she castrated this man and then, worst of all, she had her best friend, her husband, the person she lived for, die in her arms in front of a fortress that she’d hidden herself in for 20 years. And I just feel that the world media should apologize to her because she handled it with so much dignity.” Courtney Love about Yoko Ono, 1993
sorry is not a parade
be careful with your apologies.
which ones are about healing the wound you left, and which
Sunday, June 16, 2013
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
The cure for anything is salt water - sweat, tears, or the sea.