home is where you fully understand how the shower works
(Source: bakehuntdrink, via pizza)
giving trans women roles to cis men
- robs trans women actors (who can’t get cis women roles) and gives those roles to cis men who already have an enormous amount of roles and opportunities
- reinforces the false idea that trans woman are somehow equivalent or analagous to cis men in costume
like really thats all there is to it. theres nothing you can say that justifies this practice
(Source: whereismyhoverboard, via bridgetdunkle)
"I needed the passage of years so I could understand myself in my twenties. When I was in my twenties, I was too close to the experience. As I grew up I could see what I’d passed through and how it was made manifest in my life."
— via Redeemed- Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics (via guernicamag)
""What I’ve found is that if you approach people out of respect and kindness, they are happy to share their struggles—and their victories—with you. But I think it is important to subtly communicate that in this exchange, they are providing you with a great gift: an expanded understanding of what it means to be human, and perhaps a peek into grace." Brian Lindstrom, in his interview with Anisse Gross on The Rumpus. Read it! (PS: Brian is my husband.)"
— http://therumpus.net/2013/08/the-rumpus-interview-with-brian-lindstrom/ (via cherylstrayed)