Music is the only thing that makes sense anymore: Thanks to weed and an abundance of alone time, i've had a revelation
i understand now, i get it, still doesn’t make this any easier, nothing does, not even the weed, but im tired of whining and being a big baby about the whole thing. Yes, i love her, Yes, i want to be with her, but i don’t know how to do that right now and its a good thing. Changes need to be made…
Mogadishu. July 14. An internally displaced Somali child sits in the rain near a camp in southern Mogadishu Thursday. [Photo: Ismail Taxta/Reuters]
A good read this morning from The Atlantic on the drought in the Horn of Africa and international aid in Somalia: Somalia’s Drought, America’s Dilemma
Dressing up as “a Native American” furthers the already popular notion that they aren’t real, diverse, complex human beings. There’s a reason that dressing up as a white guy isn’t nearly as effective on Halloween; there’s no homogenous vision of what White Guy looks like. If you’ve developed a homogenous vision of a particular race, enough that you could conceive of a good costume, then just fucking stay home for the evening.
Nobody said your individual experiences weren’t valid, or you never suffered, or you’ve had a perfect life. What other people are trying to say, and you aren’t really hearing properly, is that the way you have experienced the world has been shaped by a series of…