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Sep 18, 2014 / 5,238 notes


Nadine Ijewere is a photographer out of London with an amazing talent for portraiture and fashion photography. She creates  beautiful environments for her work using from floral and cultural influences. I love it all.

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Dedicated to the Cultural Preservation of the African Aesthetic

Aug 23, 2014 / 62,428 notes

Frank Ocean | Wisemen

“Frank Ocean wrote a fantastic ballad that was truly lovely and poetic in every way, there just wasn’t a scene for it. I could have thrown it in quickly just to have it, but that’s not why he wrote it and not his intention. So I didn’t want to cheapen his effort. But, the song is fantastic, and when Frank decides to unleash it on the public, they’ll realize it then.”

— Quentin Tarantino explaining why he didn’t use the song in “Django Unchained.”


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Aug 23, 2014 / 11,019 notes

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Are you quiet when you need to be loved? Or do you raise your voice into a lion’s roar? Will you nudge yourself into my hips? Will you bite my shoulders and say ‘I need you to love me harder today’? Are you softer in the mornings? Which side of the bed do you like to take? Do you sprawl yourself out and steal the covers? Do you sleep naked? Do you take your coffee black? In the summer, do you flip the pillow and sigh when your cheek touches the cold side? Do you keep the windows open at night? If so, how? Aren’t you scared of monsters? Do you know that I’m scared of everything that lives in the dark? Are you aware that sometimes I get so nervous I forget how to move my feet? Can you be patient? Can you be gentle? Do you know how? Is there a quiet war raging inside of you? When you curl your fists and raise your chin, are you donning your armour? Can I help? Can I fight all of your demons with you? I won’t shy away from them, not if it would make you happy. Do you know that I’d stand in the dark in an empty room for you? Do you know that I trust you’d never ask that of me? Do you know that I don’t flinch when you cup my face? Even though if you so much as twitched too hard you could break me? Isn’t this what trust looks like? Isn’t it how I am always skin and emotions for you? Isn’t it saying ‘I love you more today than I did yesterday, but it was a whole lot yesterday’? Listen, do you feel safest when you’re holding yourself together? Do you think someday you can let that go? Will you let me take the pieces of you and keep them close? Can you let me love you? Will you learn how to? It doesn’t matter, I’ll wait.
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Aug 14, 2014 / 5,573 notes
i saw
three little black boys
lying in a grave yard
i couldn’t tell
if they were playing
or practicing.
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I am the original fragrance of the earth. I am the taste in water. I am the heat in fire and the sound in space. I am the light of the sun and moon and the life of all that lives.
Lord Krishna, Bhagavad Gita (via ladyjungle)

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ART: Mixed Media Collages by Anya Lsk

Mysterious Russian artist Anya Lsk’s collages beautifully connect the nude male form along with various landscapes with similar according images. 

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Jul 6, 2014 / 1 note

Build monuments in my name,

Throughout the land of your soul,

Let me breath life into you,

Let me make you whole.

Your existence in the moment solely depends on me,

I’m everything; I’m your divinity.

I’m not only light, nor simply the dark,

I am the entire mountain, and the grain of salt.

You’re in my world,

I’ve created this.

From lead to gold,

Life lies within my kiss. 



Richmond, VA

Jun 26, 2014 / 742 notes



Richmond, VA


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