Today’s mental health reminder: a relapse, a sudden series of attacks, a string of awful days, (or whatever your step back may be) does not decrease your value. Take your time, do some self care, reflect on the progress that you have made. You are strong; one step back is nothing when you look at the journey you have already made.
Actual Disney Princess: Lupita Nyong’o
STOP BEING SO PRETTY I DON’T EVEN KNOW WHAT TO DO ABOUT IT
I have a very serious problem with this
and it is this:
If they ever did a live-action Lion King with real people I can’t decide if she’d be Nala for sheer prettiness and grace or Sarabi for sheer own
someone help me
James Hopkinson’s Plantation. Planting sweet potatoes. ca. 1862/63
African American men and women hoe and plow the earth while others cut piles of sweet potatoes for planting. One man sits in a horse-drawn cart.
Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew Up to Become Malcolm Xby Ilyasah Shabazz and illustrated by AG Ford
Malcolm X grew to be one of America’s most influential figures. But first, he was a boy named Malcolm Little. Written by his daughter, this inspiring picture book biography celebrates a vision of freedom and justice.
Bolstered by the love and wisdom of his large, warm family, young Malcolm Little was a natural born leader. But when confronted with intolerance and a series of tragedies, Malcolm’s optimism and faith were threatened. He had to learn how to be strong and how to hold on to his individuality. He had to learn self-reliance.