Be nobody's darling;/Be an outcast./
Take the contradictions/Of your life/
And wrap around/You like a shawl,

To parry stones/
To keep you warm.

 

The cultures of people of color are either packaged for consumption or called upon to fill cultural and spiritual voids of Eurocentrism.

Michael Vavrus

That shit blew my mind and made understanding cultural appropriation way clearer for me. 

(via thisisnotjapan)

(Source: ladylarkin)