"Every time we have a movie that takes place in the future with one person of colour I’m like, “Really? We made it through all that but we couldn’t quite make it to space?” Or you’re watching a fantasy movie that didn’t have room for people of colour – I’d like to ride a damn dragon! You know what I mean?"

Anika Noni Rose (via wildunicornherd)

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annaflea:

So I read this story and just HAD to draw it. I can’t even remember the last time I did a comic… It was so fun! I’ll have to do more. :)

Original story by - angergirl

LOVE THIS. <3

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Sigh. Loved him.

"This is something I see more and more these days, especially on the Internet, and one that’s worth examining in more detail, because the idea of critics as “haters,” motivated by some sort of personal vendetta or petty jealousy — as opposed to the desire to examine an artist’s work on its merits and/or evaluate its cultural significance — is simplistic and silly and needs to be put to bed. And more than that, it’s dangerous."

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bitchfaceart:

Evelyn de Morgan, Cassandra

&lt;3 &lt;3 &lt;3

bitchfaceart:

Evelyn de Morgan, Cassandra

<3 <3 <3

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thepierglass:

Historically accurate Maleficent, YOU ARE ALL I HAVE EVER NEEDED! (via Claire Hummel/GeekTyrant)

&lt;3 &lt;3 &lt;3

thepierglass:

Historically accurate Maleficent, YOU ARE ALL I HAVE EVER NEEDED! (via Claire Hummel/GeekTyrant)

<3 <3 <3

Reading positions

warbyparker:

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INSTRUCTIONS:

1. Stretch

2. Grasp book

3. Assume position (see above) 

4. Hold position for required amount of time

5. Cool down 

Art: Patrick Kearns

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Documentary: How to Start Your Own Country.

Two thumbs up.

Two years ago today, I wrote about Sarah Dessen’s What Happened to Goodbye. Which, unsurprisingly, I loved:

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Six years ago today, I wrote about Deborah Wiles’ The Aurora County All-Stars. Just looking at the cover art makes me want to dig out her books and re-read them all.

They’re funny, smart, sad, warm, and every good thing: