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Femme Friday: Gabriella Christian-Solá

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Name: Gabriella Christian-Solá
Age: 22
Location: Mount Holyoke College

Happy Femme Friday, everybody! Today’s featured femme is the sizzling Gabriella Christian-Solá, who dazzled at her shoot in a geometric maxi dress, denim jacket, and standout jewelry. As you can probably tell, Gabi was easy to photograph: this girl is confident, sexy, and beautiful, both inside and out! Gabi…

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Femme Friday: Tamar Westphal

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Name: Tamar Westphal
Age: 23
Location: Chicago, IL

As the founder of Mount Holyoke’s femme organization on campus, Femmepowered, Tamar has long been on my list of femmes to feature on Style Queery. Luckily for me, she paid her alma mater a visit earlier this semester, and we were able to sit down, catch up, and talk all things femme. She chose to wear a bright ensemble of purple and…

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Back in Femme Action!

 

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Hello everyone!

Some of you might have noticed that my blog has been on something of a hiatus these past few months. I apologize profusely for completely disappearing like that! The last few months of undergrad were pretty hectic: I finished my (144-page) thesis, finalized my post-grad plans, wrote curriculum for my summer teaching position at Yale, graduated Magna Cum Laude with High Honors…

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It took many years of vomiting up all the filth I’d been taught about myself, and half-believed, before I was able to walk on this earth as though I had a right to be here.

James Baldwin

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Our crown has already been bought and paid for. All we have to do is wear it.

James Baldwin

ponderation:

The Boat by LiorY

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Be gentle with me, new love.
Treat me tenderly.
I need the gentle touch,
the soft voice,
the candlelight after nine.

There’s been so many who didn’t understand

so give me all the love I see in your timid eyes
but give it gently
Please.

Rod McKuen, Listen to the Warm

Thought I’d found this with you. Whoops.

If you have the ability to love, love yourself first.

Charles Bukowski

Somehow missed the memo on this one…

insomnia

Fuck.
I miss you so much.

You are still in my dreams
(which haven’t quite caught up to reality,
since there we are in love) —
but lately
I fear closing my eyes
to find you’ve disappeared.

I don’t want to
be alone
awake
and
asleep.

Being without you,
my eyes open,
is hard
enough.


Today the air smelled like
that first August night
when you leaned in
unexpectedly
and changed my life.

They say smell
is the strongest form of memory,
but I’m so afraid
you’ve forgotten.


I would give anything
to feel your warm skin
as it promises me
everything will be
okay.

zeroing:

Erin Hanson

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It’s probably time I just reblog this.

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#truths  #anxiety  #gif  #gifs  

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nevver:

Movie Matinée

Note to self him.

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