"When you stand for prayer, imagine that it is your last."Imam Ali (AS)

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"Now I have conversations
with myself in poems
because I do not know
how to speak to anybody else."
Sorry For Ignoring Your Call I Forgot How To Talk, Lora Mathis  (via

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like how much more obvious does this need to be made for people to get it?

this isnt even an exaggeration 
like at all
"All women speak two languages:

the language of men 

and the language of silent suffering.

Some women speak a third, 

the language of queens."
Mohja Kahf, The Marvelous Women  (via lipstick-bullet)

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100 men
could tell me
i’m beautiful,
but it’s the man
who makes me
feel it
that’ll get my

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"Don’t sit and wait. Get out there, feel life. Touch the sun, and immerse in the sea."Rumi (via laughitout-v)

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After living in the UK for a while now and using their (stupid) water taps, the best advice I have ever gotten is “lefty loosey, righty tighty”
Why is this not written in their constitution?

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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2014. This was taken as part of a personal series exploring Islamic art in the architecture of the Mosque. After arriving at 4:30, this image was finally made at around 5:30am. As the Sun crested the horizon, the blue-lit walls turned to lavender just long enough for me to create a single image before the moment was gone.