we live in a world where pain is romanticized and romance is painful
When women scream you wonder what’s wrong with them. When men yell you get afraid about what they’re going to do.
~A girl in my creative writing class said this in response to a story we read about witnessing intimate partner violence and it really fucked with my head because I’ve never, ever, ever, thought of it that way. (via firelorddahlia
My mother doesn’t like tattoos. She says art belongs on a wall. Well I say no one, not even my mother gets to tell me that I can’t be a masterpiece.
~Hannah Snowdon (via basementvirtue