"Girls learn to love and have sexual feelings in a position of low status, and the eroticization of powerlessness is a normal part of the construction of femininity."

Sheila Jeffreys, Unpacking Queer Politics (via hereticswords)

(Source: yoursocialconstructsareshowing, via face--the--strange)

"Rather than accepted, female bisexuality is “encouraged” on the sole grounds that it be palatable to straight men. Bisexual women are presented in hyper-sexualized contexts, as sexual objects for the hegemonic straight male gaze, while directly or covertly appealing to a quasi-pornographic fantasy of a (two females and one male) threesome, and while also reassuring us that these women are not really bisexual, but are simply behaving so for the satisfaction of the presumed male spectator."

Shiri Eisner, Bi: Notes for a Bisexual Revolution, p.159   (via hachikuji)

(Source: bisexual-books, via basedpidgeot)

"I want to be in a relationship where you telling me you love me is just a ceremonious validation of what you already show me."

Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free (via fuckyeahexistentialism)

(Source: mourningmelody, via fuckyeahexistentialism)

*wheezes over adventure time*