who held you
you would love me.
i will never disrespect my bed. or my soul.
again.”—it took my life years to heal from my betrayal, and three more years after that to trust me again, nayyirah waheed (via nayyirahwaheed)
“there is nothing rebellious about loving something that can’t love you. you’re a woman, you should have known that men in the city would split you in half searching for their fathers in between your legs”—Warsan Shire (via dreamhampton1)
“This is what I’m saying: you hate your life.
But you don’t know what life is.
Life is too huge for you to possibly hate.
If you hate life, you haven’t seen enough of it. If you hate your life, it’s because your life is too small and doesn’t fit you.”—"This is How" by Augusten Burroughs