“Power cannot be found, grown, cultivated, or gathered. It is a social construct of a mutually agreed upon illusion. Leaders can take, wield, and hold on to power, for only, as long as it is given to them by people.” –malakhaijonezs Keyword: illusion. So take back your power. Use it wisely. ❤ image found […]Read more "week 25"
The videotapes are horrifying, all of them, but no more horrifying than a public lynching. It continues to scream I do not value your life and you are not human to me. We should be angry and emotional, however, we should not respond emotionally. This is a systemic, institutionalized problem that demands a systemwide solution. […]Read more "A Word From Dick Gregory"
For something in me was just never satisfied. I would sit on the porch and stare at the mountains, convinced that there was something, something calling to me, beseeching me to “Come, come and drink from overflowing fountains!” There is another world out there beyond the tall green mountain trees. No telling what destiny will […] […]Read more "week 13|2017"
Be who you are, not who the world wants you to be. Some of the most wonderful people are the ones who don’t fit in boxes. If you water yourself down to please people or fit in or not offend anyone, you lose the power, the passion, the freedom and the joy of being uniquely […]Read more "week 24 || 2016"
Having big goals is HARD. Being a grown up is HARD. Being an artist can be hard as bleep -conflicting even- with your soul telling you to free yourself and BE yourself and share your gifts with the universe. Yet your mind is reminding you what society tells you to be/do: get a full-time job. Work hard. […]Read more "week 27 // 2015: don’t quit your daydream"