“We idolize and worship and romanticize the people we fall in love with, and when that fantasy cannot withstand the human reality of the beloved, we either stop loving them, or begin loving them in a more complete way.”—Melissa Febos (via christianam)
Each thought Becomes tomorrow’s burden Heavy but pleasing in its heft Shouldered, managed An old addiction lives Binding him Ropes threaded by the lines Their power Ever changing, almost eternal You called it beloved A menagerie stealing the days away When your heart has Always belonged to Light Chasing down the demons, slaying Simply because That’s just you That hero Made of stone And not that benediction
“Death is something inevitable. When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace. I believe I have made that effort and that is, therefore, why I will sleep for the eternity.”—Nelson Mandela
“Mandela will never, ever be your minstrel. Over the next few days you will try so, so hard to make him something he was not, and you will fail. You will try to smooth him, to sandblast him, to take away his Malcolm X. You will try to hide his anger from view.”—
I never wanted to be perfect until we met Rash and anxious was I You were confident in your step As creators we tickled fantasee He held my hands and went to galilee Hansel come dance with me Einstein I’ll be your Jane You be genius drive me insane Love Me Deep, …….
I have a few thoughts on Kanye’s recent press run, then I’ll leave you all to get on with your day. I think before we examine Kanye’s current state, it’s important to look at what he’s said in the past about himself.
"We ain’t retards the way teachers thought…Now tell my momma I belong in the…
Lovely young woman with an insight into the mind of Kanye West. Very good read.