when you walk away from your friends to go fart in a far away spot and someone walks over to you
Is there anyone who doesn’t look dreamy in a flower crown?
“I realized that the way pit bulls are portrayed, even by photographers trying to make a difference, is always very harsh. The imagery associated with pit bulls is gritty, somber, highly contrasted, very urban. People want to portray them like badasses.”
Weird dreams are made of this.
They have spent years hiding their faces in shame. But united, they bravely stepped forward for an empowering fashion shoot. Rupa, Rita, Sonam, Laxmi and Chanchal are survivors of horrendous acid attacks, which have become very common in their native India.
They wore clothes designed from a line called Rupa Designs — whose creator is one of the survivors. “I always wanted to be a designer but after the attack there was a pause in my life. I was so insecure and embarrassed by my scars, I used to cover my face with a scarf,” said Rupa, 22.
Rupa teamed up with Stop Acid Attacks, which works extensively with survivors, helping them back into society and to feel self-worth. Together, the group has created a project called Chhaon, a support center that gives acid attack survivors a clean, safe and comfortable environment while they receive medical aid. Chhaon has also become a meeting house where survivors chat, sing, dance and laugh.
Read more via New York Daily News.
No more excuses.
I will forever reblog this
It’s sort of horrifying that we all know what they’re talking about without them really saying it.. that it’s become that much of a norm in our society that we just know.
Speed dating, invented by a rabbi from Los Angeles in 1999, is based on a Jewish tradition of chaperoned gatherings of young Jewish singles.