Il n’y a pas de paradis sur terre, mais il y a quand même des endroits qui s’en rapprochent..
#Martinique #Caribbean #Maracuja #Pitaya #Avocats #Rambutans #fruits #notexoticfruitsjustfruits (at Martinique)

pretty-period:

"But you see now baby, whether you have a Ph.D., D.D., or No D, we’re in this bag together. And whether you are from Morehouse or Nohouse, we’re still in this bag together." Fannie Lou Hamer. Photo taken in 1963 

Giving thanks to Kyra Gaunt & Jeffrey O. Green Ogbar (via FB) for the reminder. #Ferguson #MikeBrown #DontShoot

"Fantastic Breasts and Where To Find Them" - Brenna Twohy (NPS 2014)

Poetry puts starch in your backbone so you can stand, so you can compose your life.
Maya Angelou (via magicinhermadness)

(via booksandpublishing)

blackpoemusic:

udochukwu:

Niké Art Gallery, Lagos.

(Various Artists)

MOMENTS FROM NOW.

dorothyparkerwashere:

nowinexile:

The last words said by Black youth murdered by policemen. 

I can’t stop sobbing

(via booksandpublishing)

atane:

‘Am I Next?’: Ferguson’s Protests Through the Eyes of a Teenager

H/T

(via chescaleigh)

Slowoperation - Gaël Faye (live)

Birds - Purple Ferdinand

True rebels, after all, are as rare as true lovers, and, in both cases, to mistake a fever for a passion can destroy one’s life.
James Baldwin
No Name in the Street