"She has a mouth like unswept glass—-when you least expect it she cuts you."
— Junot Diaz, “Otravida, Otravez (via luciaferr)
"I didn’t need you to fix me. I needed you to love me while I fix myself."
— Michelle K., Fixing Myself. (via losingthe-war)
(Source: michellekpoems, via latinafeminista)
"You cannot use someone else’s fire. You can only use your own. And in order to do that, you must first be willing to believe that you have it."
— Audre Lorde (via adrowningwoman)