An online journal of pictures that catch my fancy. Mentoring and Supporting girls to remain in school.



Heard this Brenda Fassie song the other day and I was reminded of how incredible this song and video are. Those kids are too cute, not to mention awesome. ‘Ngiyakusaba’ is by far one of my faves from Mabrrrr!

Love Brenda ‘til infinity.

“Only the strong go crazy. The weak just go along.”

 —Assata Shakur  (via mimasux)

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“Writing a complete novel is time consuming, frustrating, nerve wrecking, and most of the time your work is under valued, under appreciated, and taken for granted. So why do authors do it? Because not writing at all, feels far worse.”

 —Carl Henegan (via maxkirin)

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“I’m not afraid of my truth anymore, and I will not omit pieces of myself to make you more comfortable.”

 —Alex Elle (via yesdarlingido)

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“If flowers can
teach themselves
how to bloom after
winter passes,
so can you.”


Noor ShirazieSpringtime  (via childoflust)


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live-action modern day “the lion king”
NEW YORK, 1960s. The civil rights movement reaches its crest. Mufasa, a prominent activist leader in the city, clashes against his younger brother Scar, himself a prominent leader of the mafia underground. Politics against politics, brother against brother; Mufasa dies, Scar reigns. A new law governs New York in the 70s: blood and bribery.

Idris Elba as Mufasa, Michael K. Williams as Scar, Naomie Harris as Sarabi, Jaden Smith as Young Simba, Amandla Stenberg as Young Nala (not giffed), Taraji P. Henson as Timon, Mo’Nique as Pumbaa, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Older Simba, Kerry Washington as Older Nala, John Boyega as Kovu, Zoe Kravitz as Kiara.




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