I forgot to tell you guys, to create this lip I used M•A•C lip liner in “Magenta” all over the lip, then Darkened it a little more with M•A•C prolong wear eye liner in “Snow Shadow” then I topped it off with INGLOT matte lipstick in shade “426”
Prison Is Not Feminist: These photographs are of attendees at the exhibition of No Selves To Defend that was held on July 18, 2014 and were taken by photographer Sarah Jane Rhee. The sign was designed by Antonia Clifford.
According to @prisonculture, this is how they framed the actual exhibit:
We decided that we would anchor it with the stories of Celia (a 19th century enslaved black woman) and Marissa (a 21st century unjustly prosecuted black woman).
One day, I dream, my skin will crack and peel back in shards. Underneath, a blackness, a wetness, a wind. My hips, the fat of my sides, quakes with my footsteps, forward and back, forward and back, shaking the earth this time. All my weight turned killer now, none of it soft. Just round, just…
Within three days of becoming engaged, I had already been told that I shouldn’t wear my glasses, because they’re not bridal. I was told my cane wasn’t bridal. I was told my eye… was not bridal. And I realized that if I was going to be “bridal” in their eyes, I was going to have to change who I am. I am proudly disabled.
PSA about us trans women, also a general concept: I think I can say with some certainty (though I do speak mostly for myself) that girls like me get more pleasure from cuddles/foreplay like that, and the idea of pleasing our partners than we do from someone…