#saltonsea #writingworkshop #diadelosmuertos
Newlyweds. (at Sunset Cliffs Natural Park)
This haunting PSA from the Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Center gives us a six-minute snapshot of life for homeless LGBTQ youth. Called “Any Given Tuesday,” it shows the horrors that can follow after a young queer person is banished from their home. The number of homeless LGBTQ youth in the country is staggering; in Los Angeles alone, 40% of the city’s homeless youth population identifies as LGBTQ. (via The Advocate)
Parts of the video are deeply troubling; see tags for possible triggers, and watch with caution.
n. the desire to be struck by disaster—to survive a plane crash, to lose everything in a fire, to plunge over a waterfall—which would put a kink in the smooth arc of your life, and forge it into something hardened and flexible and sharp, not just a stiff prefabricated beam that barely covers the gap between one end of your life and the other.
Rinse Repeat Rinse Repeat. Repeat.
trigger warning - rape
"they didn’t teach me that I wouldn’t know how to protect myself, that my lungs would close up, and we would make pretend husband and wife."
Neil Hilborn always makes me cry ugh
He’s literally the best
Fuck this hit the wrong spot. His poetry is always so amazing
Oh what a man
Buildings of a Space Age. 60s Architecture in the USSR.
Silversun Pickups - “Dots and Dashes (Enough Already)”
Reading a draft of a new poem entitled, “You Told Me Boy Look the Other Way”
Lambda Literary Fellowship 2013 Poetry Class Photo
Miss these folks. Can’t get over how phenomenal this experience was.
at Morro Rock State Natural Preserve (Morro Rock)
My local humane society posts pictures of new adoptions. This one makes me so happy.