It seems very safe to me to be surrounded by green growing things and water. Barbara Kingsolver  (via elige)

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Before I am your daughter,
your sister,
your aunt, niece, or cousin,
I am my own person,
and I will not set fire to myself
to keep you warm. 1/? Things To Remember  (via killyouranxiety)

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i am not from here. my hair smells of the wind and is full of constellations, and i move about this world with a healthy disbelief. (via mirroir)

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you suddenly knew you had the right to be explosive, to sling syllables through back doors, to make up your own damned words just when you needed them. Patricia Smith, from ‘13 ways of looking at 13’ (via amaalsdrifting)

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