Black boys have dreams.
Black boys have smiles.
Black boys have futures.
Photography by Spencer Charles
This is how David James, the Trinidadian mind behind BBW Art, explains his work. The portfolio is a stunning showcase of the beauty and versatility of curvy women.
Marc Lamont Hill on the casting of Nina Simone
Because this sentence breaks my heart while filling me with joy. Because dark-skinned women are creating our own work and need not be left to a “Hollywood” standard. Because we stand on the backs of those who came before and serve as a bridge for those who follow.(via cjaquay)
We’ve been given the go-ahead to post these now!
Light Grey Art Lab, always amazing in the shows they curate, decided to host an animal-centric show delightfully dubbed, “Animystics,” based on spirit animals either mythical, mystical, or just made purely of earthly materials. A great portion of the proceeds are going to help animal shelters, so if you generally don’t consider buying prints online, I would implore you to reconsider this time!
Or if, you know, you want to buy my piece, part of the profit is donated to Homeward Bound Dog Rescue
Canon 5D Mark II + Canon Lens 50mm f/1.8 + Natural Light
Fuck I’m walking downtown and I pass a group of guys staring at me and I think “great catcall time” but then one guy goes “you look like you could kill a man a million different ways with just your bare hands”. This. This is an acceptable comment to give a girl on the street.
I made Kale Chips for the first time today and they were good! Check me out sis @kym_nichole #brownandhealthy #veggielife #Goodfood