You are good at something, stop lying to yourself. You’re good at breaking down comic book plots, cooking ramen perfectly, making your friends happy, knowing the time without looking at a clock, getting the perfect ending at RPG’s, or figuring out the twist ending to movies. Don’t let society tell you your talents are meaningless because they don’t serve an economical purpose. Your talents reflect your interests and passions, and what’s important to you is important.
(Source: pandavalkyrie, via mailrooms)
"Most of us in industrialized western societies live with feeling that we are safe, that our lives are singular, meaningful, that we are loved, that we matter. We know intellectually that this may not be the case, but we don’t feel it. PTSD is what happens when all that is stripped away. It is the curtain pulled back, the deep and thematic realization that life is fungible, that death is capricious and sudden. That anyone’s life can be snuffed out or worse, ruined, in the space of a few seconds. It is the shaking realization that love cannot protect you, and even worse, that you cannot protect those you love. It is the final surrendering of the myth that, if you are decent enough, ethical enough, skilled enough, you’ll be spared. The warriors that the media ascribes so much power are the first to truly know powerlessness …"
- What PTSD Is - Myke Cole (via kickair8p)
Ron Mueck: Couple Under an Umbrella (2013)
Ron fucking Mueck
Punk isn’t dead, it just doesn’t belong to straight white dudes anymore
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"I’m not gonna sit around and waste my precious divine energy trying to explain and be ashamed of things you think are wrong with me."
- Esperanza Spalding (via albinwonderland)
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“The Human Condition”, 1969 - Duane Michals