Me at parties
Este Haim, the glorious patron saint of unapologetic women everywhere (via frankatzenjammer)
Lena Dunham, in an interview with The Guardian (x)
(My reblogging of this is not an endorsement of her TV show, which I find unwatchable - but I do endorse her spirit.)
"She’s really pretty for a black girl"
“He’s really cool for a gay guy”
“She’s doing really well for a woman”
Cate Blanchett wins the Oscars on more than one level
"Mae West came like a rainfall, a veritable torrent upon a dry desert. Here, unmistakable, whatever one might think of her art, was a woman, a female. No little dried-up cutie, no pretty little narrow-shouldered skeleton of a chicken, no parched and skinny pseudo-vamp, no trumped up, artificial siren, but a good, large, full, round, old-time 1890 woman, with a ‘woman’ up and down and side-wise written plainly on her every figure - and all other places." - George Jean Nathan on Mae West.
Audre Lorde, Caribbean-American poet, writer, feminist and Civil Rights activist.