i hope u find someone that mindlessly plays with your hands and lightly strokes your legs and massages your back and plays with your hair and i hope that u feel like you’re home when u look at them
There is no lack of women who want to be directors. There is an industry that carries on an obsolete white hypermasculine mindset that discourages them from pursuing positions of power, erases the presence of the women who do, and diminishes their opportunities..And in the end, contributions by women will not be remembered..instead the white men who steal and popularize their innovations will be remembered and idolized by a new generation of film school fuckboys
Someone asked for a teeny tiny linkspam on aromanticism, so here goes! And by “here goes” I mean “I fell into a rabbit hole of links for like two and a half hours and emerged covered in mud and clutching this linkspam; I am so sorry; you probably did not care this much.”
Let’s start with the basics:
Let’s talk about (a)romantics by Intimacy Cartography
An Aromantic Primer by The Thinking Asexual
What’s being aromantic like?
…And Then What? on The Asexuality Archive
Jo on Experiences of Loving
Aromantic people in relationships (or not!):
I found the right person and I’m still aromantic by A Fine Line
What I’ve Missed Out on Being Single by Asexuality Archive
Aromanticism in the larger context:
This whole conversation on commitment (post links to the rest of the conversation) is really interesting
Why I no longer engage the “Are aces queer?” question by ace-muslim (here on The Asexual Agenda)
If I’ve been rebel, it was to refuse to be treated like a china doll. It’s good to be considered as a real person.
Aflred Enoch - HTGAWM ep 1
"I looked nervously at Annabeth, then at the groups of girls who were roaming the gym.
'Well?' Annabeth said.
'Um, who should I ask?'
She punched me in the gut. ‘Me, Seaweed Brain.’”
-The Titan’s Curse-