→ I Need Feminism Because


I need feminism because when I ask a question, nine times out of ten it starts with the words “I’m sorry.”

I need feminism because I spend my free time worrying that someone saw me take a second slice of pizza.

I need feminism because people laugh when I tell them that someday I want to be a…

→ Skeletons


People talk of skeletons in closets and I can’t help but wonder how that could be when scientists insist that our skeletons live inside of us helping to protect the heart, the lungs, the soul, all things so precious to humankind.

Maybe that’s the point. A skeleton…

ive decided to dye my hair

i am so cUTE someone come kiss me 




being a feminist is like trying to fix a giant hole in the wall and discovering that the entire wall is rotting and filled with termites and you have a lot more work to do than you thought you did


not all termites


Please know that if you date me, I am a very touchy person. I will like to pet your head and hold your hand, rub your shoulders or hug you a lot. Simply put, to physically feel you in some way is very comforting to me and I can’t really apologize for it, it just feels natural to me and makes me happy.


if you miss someone who does not miss you, or who is no good for you, or is unattainable, take all the love you once felt for them and spread it around other places. put your love in worthwhile people and things, turn the romance in to passions for hobbies or admiration for others- enrich your own life. focus on yourself and those who actively make you happy.


I did my first ~professional~ interview as an artist about a month ago for Frankie magazine online — it’s up now and you can read it here: http://www.frankie.com.au/blogs/art/artist-interview-gemma-topliss


John BaldessariFour Events and Reactions, 1975

"   Yes, poor little old you. There we were, discussing rape, violence against women, systemic oppression and other manifestations of sexism, and you had to jump in to remind us that “not all men” do these things. Why don’t you really say what you want to say? “I HAVE NEVER RAPED/HIT/ASSAULTED A WOMAN!” Right? Isn’t this what you really want to say? Yes, make a discussion that is about the plight of MILLIONS of women about poor little old you. I mean, millions of women are being assaulted and oppressed, but you’ve never done it, so why are we making you uncomfortable with these discussions?   "
-Brenda Wambui breaking down the ridiculous “Not all men!” phrase over at Medium. Top-notch work. (via itmac)

Sophie Turner
 London, July 2014

Chanel Spring/Summer 2013 Haute Couture