bitchcraftandwiggatry:

It’s officially gone too far now.

Can’t we keep some things to ourselves?!

"Shade comes from reading, reading came first." —Motha Dorian Corey

smartassjen:

redefiningrealness:

I am Madame Olivia-Jordyn: inspiring actress, model, wrestler, author, LGBTQI advocate, mental health advocate, motivational speaker, and inspiring humanitarian. 
I am sophisticated, outspoken, determined, hell bent on being successful and…oh, I almost forgot, a DIVA. 
I Am #RedefiningRealness.

Well this person is clearly amazing. I must meet them.

yaaas, ma’am! 

smartassjen:

redefiningrealness:

I am Madame Olivia-Jordyn: inspiring actress, model, wrestler, author, LGBTQI advocate, mental health advocate, motivational speaker, and inspiring humanitarian.

I am sophisticated, outspoken, determined, hell bent on being successful and…oh, I almost forgot, a DIVA. 

I Am #RedefiningRealness.

Well this person is clearly amazing. I must meet them.

yaaas, ma’am! 

entonceshazlo:

I also met Janet Mock today so that’s a really big deal!
Her work, particularly the way she talks about body autonomy, has made me think a lot about recovery from eating disorders. 
“All of these parts of myself coexist in my body, a representation of evolution and migration and truth. My body carries within its frame beauty and agony, certainty and murkiness, loathing and love. And I’ve learned to accept it, as it is.”

I absolutely love random reader run-ins as I make my way to the gym. <3

entonceshazlo:

I also met Janet Mock today so that’s a really big deal!

Her work, particularly the way she talks about body autonomy, has made me think a lot about recovery from eating disorders. 

“All of these parts of myself coexist in my body, a representation of evolution and migration and truth. My body carries within its frame beauty and agony, certainty and murkiness, loathing and love. And I’ve learned to accept it, as it is.”

I absolutely love random reader run-ins as I make my way to the gym. <3

So I have a fundraiser going on & I really need your help

mermaidsinwondaland:

Hi y’all! I’m a 20 year old transwoman from Boston. Recently, I lost my job and currently babysitting to try and pay my bills.Trying to pay all my medical bills, buy my medicine, and pay my college bill on 120 a week is not the most realistic or easy thing to do ( not to mention buying food,…

Help a young TWoC sista out by giving and/or reblogging! 

Three years ago, I first told my story in Marie Claire. Today, I am proud to announce that I am joining the magazine&#8217;s editorial team as a Contributing Editor. In my role, I will write for the print and online versions of the magazine, act as a brand ambassador and contribute insight and ideas about culture and beauty, politics and pop culture.

Three years ago, I first told my story in Marie Claire. Today, I am proud to announce that I am joining the magazine’s editorial team as a Contributing Editor. In my role, I will write for the print and online versions of the magazine, act as a brand ambassador and contribute insight and ideas about culture and beauty, politics and pop culture.

I don’t want to be basic. I want to be excellent.
Happy Birthday, Marsha!

My dear friend and sister reina gossett’s dream is to tell Sylvia Rivera and Marsha P. Johnson’s story on the night of Stonewall. Please share, give and support this powerful short film!

takepartlive:

Last night Janet Mock co-hosted the show and tonight she will again too! 

Side-eyeing on set. I&#8217;m back again tonight, guest hosting TAKE PART LIVE with Meghan McCain and Jacob Soboroff. Tune in at 7pm PT/10pm ET on Pivot. You can also watch the latest episode here.

takepartlive:

Last night Janet Mock co-hosted the show and tonight she will again too! 

Side-eyeing on set. I’m back again tonight, guest hosting TAKE PART LIVE with Meghan McCain and Jacob Soboroff. Tune in at 7pm PT/10pm ET on Pivot. You can also watch the latest episode here.

The Woman Who Helped Change How Police Treat Transgender People

A wonderful feature-length piece on Patti Shaw, featuring Ruby Corado of Casa Ruby — two women who are the sheroes doing the daily access work to change the lives of trans folk.