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When Things Are Right

I didn’t really know what to expect when I got here. The first day, I was physically and mentally exhausted. I was completely unsure whether I had made the right decision once N had left, and I fully realised how very alone I was. I jumped to worse-case scenarios. I imagined each and every way I might fail while here. It was a hard night. I’d officially said goodbye to the last shred of home I’d…

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matthewsagan:

This is a lion making a kill in the wild. I know it’s very graphic but I think it’s important to show just how brutal nature can be.

matthewsagan:

This is a lion making a kill in the wild. I know it’s very graphic but I think it’s important to show just how brutal nature can be.

bibliolectors:

My book, my books / Mi libro, mis libros (ilustración de Claudia Deliguomini)

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thephrygiancap:

haha always fucking reblog

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micdotcom:

Potent minimalist art sends a strong message about police and vigilante brutality in America

Journalist and artist Shirin Barghi has created a gripping, thought-provoking series of graphics that not only examines racial prejudice in today’s America, but also captures the sense of humanity that often gets lost in news coverage. Titled “Last Words,” the graphics illustrate the last recorded words by Brown and other young black people — Trayvon Martin, Oscar Grant and others — who have been killed by police in recent years.

Let us not forget their voices

Holy shit. 

tsundereslasher:

Chris Evans: a summary in text posts

Franz Kafka, the story goes, encountered a little girl in the park where he went walking daily. She was crying. She had lost her doll and was desolate.

Kafka offered to help her look for the doll and arranged to meet her the next day at the same spot. Unable to find the doll he composed a letter from the doll and read it to her when they met.

"Please do not mourn me, I have gone on a trip to see the world. I will write you of my adventures." This was the beginning of many letters. When he and the little girl met he read her from these carefully composed letters the imagined adventures of the beloved doll. The little girl was comforted.

When the meetings came to an end Kafka presented her with a doll. She obviously looked different from the original doll. An attached letter explained: “my travels have changed me… “

Many years later, the now grown girl found a letter stuffed into an unnoticed crevice in the cherished replacement doll. In summary it said: “every thing that you love, you will eventually lose, but in the end, love will return in a different form.”

May Benatar, Kafka and the Doll: The Pervasiveness of Loss

For me there are two wise lessons in this story: Grief and loss are ubiquitous even for a young child. And the way toward healing is to look for how love comes back in another form. - May Benatar

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Folklore is the perfect second skin. From under its hide, we can see all the shimmering, shadowy uncertainties of the world.
Jane Yolen   (via natural-magics)

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Chris Evans + chest hair

Well then.

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"Dad was, is and always will be one of the kindest, most generous, gentlest souls I’ve ever known, and while there are few things I know for certain right now, one of them is that not just my world, but the entire world is forever a little darker, less colorful and less full of laughter in his absence. We’ll just have to work twice as hard to fill it back up again." - Zelda Williams

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Once Game of Thrones family, always Game of Thrones family. - Natalie Dormer

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annieelainey:

Rest in Peace 
Robin Williams (July 21, 1951 - August 11, 2014)

BANGARANG, PETER!!! Second star to the right and straight on til morning!!

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ewitsmichelle:

not just followers, everyone.

same

I’m here if any of you need to talk<3

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The best part is, this post actually does something, it offers support, unlike one of those useless “reblog if you care” posts.

Don’t be afraid to contact a hotline if you need it- that’s what they’re there for and yes, you’re worth their time.

Ask for a sign that there’s help available? This is your sign.

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