"Maybe it’s time to get a boyfriend," she said to herself after telling her cat all about her recent trip to San Francisco.
Be relentless without being obnoxious. Be ambitious, and own your ambition—that goes especially for women. It’s okay to say, ‘I want greatness.’
All I could do during those three days was talk long-distance to the boy I already knew I would never marry in the spring. I would stay in New York, I told him, just six months, and I could see the Brooklyn Bridge from my window. As it turned out, the bridge was the Triborough, and I stayed eight years.
— Joan, “Goodbye To All That” (via socialsurvival)
I adore these images of female empowerment by Brazilian graphic designer Carol Rossetti.
A reporter goes to Mississippi and encounters the echoes of family and the struggle for civil rights.
The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you.
new york. june, 2014.