Sankofa Farming

a black wombyn farming.
learning from the past in building the future.
"you can't free yourself til you can feed yourself."

WHY I SHOULDN'T HAVE LISTENED TO MY PARENTS

lunariginal:

First off - kids, listen to your parents, They normally have your best interest at heart, and if they don’t, forget ‘em. But at your age, do YOU even have your best interests at heart?

Don’t get me wrong - I am not writing this article with the intention of steering youth away from seeking a…

Blessed with beautiful companions in the liberation struggle! (at Hetch Hetchy Trail) View high resolution

Blessed with beautiful companions in the liberation struggle! (at Hetch Hetchy Trail)

A Goddess gathering for #floresverdes #carnival 🎶💃🎶 View high resolution

A Goddess gathering for #floresverdes #carnival 🎶💃🎶

This tribe called ‘Women of Color’ is not an ethnicity. It is one of the inventions of solidarity, an alliance, a political necessity that is not the given name of every female with dark skin and a colonized tongue, but rather a choice about how to resist and with whom.
— Aurora Levins Morales (via counterstorytelling)

(via thegirlverse)

New #sisters. #WomenAndRaceRetreat #canandaigua View high resolution

New #sisters. #WomenAndRaceRetreat #canandaigua

Hurt people hurt people. That’s how pain patterns get passed on, generation after generation after generation. Break the chain today. Meet anger with sympathy, contempt with compassion, cruelty with kindness. Greet grimaces with smiles. Forgive and forget about finding fault. Love is the weapon of the future.
— Yehuda Berg  (via shaktilover)

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diasporic.
pain
is having
phantom limb. africa.
that is not gone.
that
is
very much alive.
still attached to your body.
our pain, nayyirah waheed (via ajna-aakhu)

(Source: nayyirahwaheed, via iceteamix)

Gabriola Island, BC “Howard’s Heaven” Rest in Peace Grandpa, so happy to have shared time with you in your heaven on earth. #latergram @darrencolston @dgothands916 @say_primo @thekenj @b_colston @colston0526 (at Howard’s Heaven) View high resolution

Gabriola Island, BC “Howard’s Heaven” Rest in Peace Grandpa, so happy to have shared time with you in your heaven on earth. #latergram @darrencolston @dgothands916 @say_primo @thekenj @b_colston @colston0526 (at Howard’s Heaven)

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