Pretty and Privilege
I have so many thoughts and ideas rattling around my brain that I like to write and photograph something new everyday. Sometimes however, somebody else’s thoughts and ideas rattle my brain and I must, must, MUST spread the word. Sarah at Hope Avenue is somebody and these are her words:
That image. These words: “Beautiful is exciting, new, crazy, sexy, fearless, wild, angry, emotional, uncontrollable, and free. Pretty is tamed into submission by a CHI hair straightener, a pasted on smile, and a pair of skinny jeans.” Worth it.
As I wrote in the Comments: “This hits home. Thank you. And thank you for using “bourgeois-as-fuck” which heretoeverafter will be known as my band name. Or porn name. I can’t sing.” And because Mariah.
Thanks Hope Avenue and thanks to you too Dear Readers. Speaking of your words inspiring me, tell me your parenting/candy/army/fertility/sleep deprivation/Bermuda/Bengali story. Visit Salvation! Add your information and I’ll contact you about publishing.