Things I love: poetry, social media, music, photography, yoga, social justice, black culture, arts and more.

Buy a good pair of comfortable shoes, have a camera around your neck at all times, keep your elbows in, be patient, optimistic and don’t forget to smile.

- Matt Stuart (via paulbence)

Matt Stuart’s photographs are amazing. Check ‘em out at I’m glad I stumbled across him a couple of months ago…

TRIGGER WARNING/ATTENTION: There is a serial rapist now out of prison in Ontario and he is using dating sites


Please pass this around - he is currently in Hamilton. I want everyone to know his face and his name so they can steer clear of him and remain safe.

(via unclassifiedmind)

The 12 Best Writing Fellowships & Retreats in the US




For all of the writers on Tumblr looking to improve their craft and find new inspiration for their work, here are some of the best writing fellowships and retreats in the US. Many of these programs encourage collaboration with other writers, as well as with…

Urgent security update


Bad news. A major vulnerability, known as “Heartbleed,” has been disclosed for the technology that powers encryption across the majority of the internet. That includes Tumblr.

We have no evidence of any breach and, like most networks, our team took immediate action to fix the issue.

But this…


Emotion and expressing emotion are human traits. Don’t rob boys of their humanity. @zellieimani