Any person with any imagination is bound to be afraid.
Sometimes people try to destroy you, precisely because they recognize your power — not because they don’t see it, but because they see it and they don’t want it to exist.
bell hooks (via nezua)
The root of all misogyny — fear of women’s power and a resulting drive to dominate, control, subdue it.
Please, I want so badly for the good things to happen.
'Less is more' is a cliché, but 'the information you hold back grows larger in the unlocatable dark' isn’t.
A man who assisted in autopsies in a big urban hospital, starting in the mid-1950s, describes the many deaths from botched abortions that he saw. “The deaths stopped overnight in 1973.” He never saw another in the 18 years before he retired. “That,” he says, “ought to tell people something about keeping abortion legal.