"Being a feminist doesn’t mean suddenly no longer liking problematic things. If you stopped liking everything that was sexist in media and entertainment there would be no media or entertainment left. Being a feminist, to me, is being aware of what it is you’re liking, and of its problematic aspects."
(Also relevant to problems of race, gender, etcetera.)
"Don’t kiss me if you’re afraid of thunder. My life is a storm."
-Anita Krizzan (via trast0rno
"Sometimes I’m terrified of my heart; of its constant hunger for whatever it is it wants. The way it stops and starts."
-Edgar Allan Poe (via infinitives