I cried when USA beat Ghana. Yeah that’s right. Cried. I am sure many of my fellow Americans also felt the emotion I am talking about with tears or not.

People are telling us “it’s just the first game stop acting like you won the cup” and that we are “fans” trying to say we are fake

First off,…


And you tried to change, didn’t you? Closed your mouth more. Tried to be softer, prettier, less volatile, less awake… You can’t make homes out of human beings. Someone should have already told you that. And if he wants to leave, then let him leave. You are terrifying, and strange, and beautiful. Something not everyone knows how to love.
Warsan Shire, For Women Who Are Difficult To Love (via vvoollim)