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but you are an entire universe and i am a bigger cooler universe where everyone skateboards
Over 200 girls were abducted and could possibly be sold as sex slaves for trying to get an education.
A high school girl was stabbed and killed for rejecting a boy’s invitation to prom.
Six women were murdered because a boy thought “blonde sluts” deserved revenge for not having sex with him.
All of them happened just within the past 3-4 months.
When will people realize that misogyny does not exist in a vacuum? When will people realize that misogyny kills?
My neighbor is anorexic;
I think my cousin might be, too.
My aunt is scared to leave the house.
I don’t know what to do.
My little brother is depressed—
It’s sad that that’s not a surprise.
My sister throws up all her food.
I know; I can see through her lies.
My coworker has voices in his head,
They’ve labeled him as insane.
My classmate has cut both her wrists
In an attempt to numb her pain.
My best friend tried to kill himself.
He said he wanted to die.
I was the one who found him
After he succeeded on his fourth try.
Everyone around me is suffering,”
Rotting, from the inside out.
When did this all become so common,
Self-harm, self-hate, and self-doubt?
mental illness is all around us (via excapingly)
have you ever met someone who’s smile looks like it could make flowers grow
“ And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it. ”
Roald Dahl (via larmoyante)
From Jenny Holzer’s Inflammatory Essays