— Charles Bukowski (via purplebuddhaproject)
— Jon Kabat-Zinn (via purplebuddhaproject)
"FAT: the play" is doing another show in Austin! Oct. 17th, 2014 at the Dougherty Arts Center! Check us out on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/FATtheplay
— Deb Burgard, keynote at the 2011 NAAFA conference (via loniemc)
OR: A brief history of why I hated doctors for so long, and why I finally stopped.
ADVENTURE TIME AINT NO DAMN JOKE, SON.
Kevin Yang - “How to Love Your Introvert”
"Just because I cannot commit the act of small talk does not mean I don’t have huge things to say."
This poem specifically has a Tumblr callout, so we had to. Also, we love Kevin Yang.
- “I won’t beg someone to love me. I learned long ago that there is no use in hopeless pleas of trying to make someone stay. I am too good to chase...”
- “The thing is that if someone is being shamed, stigmatized, bullied etc. for being fat, and we say “they aren’t fat” or “they aren’t even that fat” in...”
The truth is that we need relationships, but we don’t need every relationship. Surround yourself with positive people who bring you up, rather than...”
- “If you’re feeling small today I dare you to sit up straighter, look someone who scares you directly in the eye, take up room at the dinner table,...”