PALABRAS DE RESISTENCIA

Queer Xicana.

20.

She/her/hers.

New York.

Speaking my truths and my words of resistance.

For more: http://palabrasderesistencia.tumblr.com/me







ladybrun:

Hey remember all those Pakistani children saying they were afraid to go to school because they feared being attacked by US drone strikes? no? you only know about Malala Yousafzai? because she was attacked by the Taliban instead of your taxes? oh, okay. 


"Words have the power to encourage and inspire but also to demean and dehumanize. I know now that epithets are meant to shame us into not being ourselves, to encourage us to perform lies and be silent about our truths."
- Janet Mock, Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More (via officialsmokescreen)

(Source: aguacatera)


zizino:

friend: u high?
me: *reacts 10 seconds later* the fuck? no bitch


whitegirlgoddess:

Be my homie before we fall in love


medianrare:

White girls trying to read captchas like
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"Saying people of color are obsessed with race is like saying that someone is obsessed with swimming when they’re drowning."
- Hari Kondabolu. (via theblacksophisticate)

(Source: arabellesicardi)


em-muh:

Just put on dark lipstick and act like nothing happened


"They will say I smoked cigarettes and marijuana, cursed hoarse as a crow in all my languages, and loved morphine and Demerol and tequila and pulque, women and men. I will shrug my illusion of shoulders and answer that I am a water woman, not a vessel, not something you can sail or charter. I am instead the tributary, the river, the fluid source, and the sea itself. I am all her rainy implications. And what do you, with your rusted compass, know of love?"
- From The Incantation of Frida K. by Kate Braverman (via hush-syrup)
Yessss, Frida knew about the water too. (via bookofsol)

"Feed my mind with love."
- (via bookofsol)