poorartists:

Paige Bradley created one of the most striking sculptures I’ve seen in recent times. Her masterpiece, entitled Expansion, is a beautiful woman seeking inner piece but fractured and bleeding with light. “From the moment we are born, the world tends to have a container already built for us to fit inside: a social security number, a gender, a race, a profession,” says Bradley. “I ponder if we are more defined by the container we are in than what we are inside. Would we recognize ourselves if we could expand beyond our bodies?”

poorartists:

Paige Bradley created one of the most striking sculptures I’ve seen in recent times. Her masterpiece, entitled Expansion, is a beautiful woman seeking inner piece but fractured and bleeding with light. “From the moment we are born, the world tends to have a container already built for us to fit inside: a social security number, a gender, a race, a profession,” says Bradley. “I ponder if we are more defined by the container we are in than what we are inside. Would we recognize ourselves if we could expand beyond our bodies?”

at your weakest, you end up showing more strength; at your lowest, you are suddenly lifted higher than you’ve ever been. They all border one another, these opposites and show how quickly we can be altered.

― Cecelia Ahern (via psych-quotes)

ting deh

-A word used in Jamaican households to replace the name of any existing noun

Exhibit A. “Go inna di kitchen and get di ting deh”

Exhibit B. “Mi cyaan find mi ting deh”

African American Black Proverb: Diaspora Edition

(via blackproverbs)

Last time I checked, that wasn’t my name. It’s one thing to use a picture but she’s accepting compliments leading ppl to believe she is me. Someone call MTV, we got a #catfish.

Last time I checked, that wasn’t my name. It’s one thing to use a picture but she’s accepting compliments leading ppl to believe she is me. Someone call MTV, we got a #catfish.