spanishforocean™

I'm an aspiring visual artist based in San Jose. skeptical dreamer/escapist that loves fiercely. spooky, goofy, feminist. I like stories where animals can talk and women have powers. Below are updates, musings, and the things that inspire me. If you want to read about my specific art projects, check out the first four tabs in the menu below.

ericscissorhands:

"Some women are lost in the fire. Some women are built from it."

(via ruinedchildhood)

queengayglitterfairy:

Art by Starchild Stela

Can we please talk about how rad she is?

(Source: queenfor-today, via feminist-ink)

#workinprogress#collage#mixedmediaart#hand

“Rape is one of the most terrible crimes on earth. And it happens every few minutes. The problem with groups who deal with rape is that they try to educate women about how to defend themselves. What really needs to be done is teaching men not to rape. Go to the source and start there.”

—   Kurt Cobain talking in November 1991 about the background behind the song ‘Polly’ (via batsypayne)

(Source: drive-my-rubber-soul, via 90s90s90s)

plaidandredlipstick:

the reason male comic book fans work themselves into a frenzied rage over “fake geek girls" is because they think they can’t get a girlfriend because of their love for comic books (a.k.a nerdiness). if they accept that geek girls genuinely love comic books, then they’re left with the cold harsh reality that it’s not their nerdiness that makes them unattractive to women, but the fact that they are misogynistic condescending dickbags who need to be avoided AT ALL COSTS

(via ruinedchildhood)

yonderdarling:

wisped:

It’s 2014 can girls please stop wearing heart shaped aviators and flower crowns to festivals

it’s 2014 can people stop telling girls how to dress

(via nachalibre)

memewhore:

micdotcom:

15 poewrful Jose Mujica quotes no other leader has the guts to say

"Modest yet bold, liberal and fun-loving."

Naming Uruguay the country of the year in 2013, the Economist may very well have described the rising nation’s head of state, President José “Pepe” Mujica.

Known for his unusual frankness, fiery oration and bold leadership to turn ideas into action, the 78-year-old leader possesses and practices the very characteristics that many world leaders fail to emulate. He has also garnered international acclaim for his progressive policies, down-to-earth personality and simple presentation, which has earned him a reputation as “the world’s poorest president.”

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Look how freakin’ adorable he looks in that last pic

(via rocioenlamanana)

ultrafacts:

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Can more places do this, please?

ultrafacts:

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Can more places do this, please?