I’ll be honest: fat shame and the people who enforce it destroyed my body image and overall confidence. The healing process was long and difficult, especially the part about coming to terms with my fat body and how it actually doesn’t fit any of those…
“Genocide, the physical extinction of a people, is universally condemned, but ethnocide, the destruction of people’s way of life, is not only not condemned, it’s universally celebrated as part of a development strategy.”—
“Feminism should, by default, include trans women. I’d go so far as to say that, as trans women are many, many times more likely to be raped, killed or discriminated against on the basis of their gender than cis women are, we cis feminists should not just be including them but making them central in our activism. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. We’ve long known that feminism as a movement is overwhelmingly white, able-bodied and middle class. It is also overwhelmingly cissexual.”—Why Cis Attendees of Reclaim the Night are Letting Trans Women Down (via slutgrrrlinternational)
this is the beauty of natural eggs. when you go to the grocery store, you only get the eggs that are deemed “perfect.” i think the coolest part of having hens is all of the imperfections in the eggs—spots, weirdly elongated eggs, eggs that look like hershey kisses, discolorations. they’re all beautiful.