"It was exciting and just a major, major compliment…I was happy for all the girls who would see me on [it] and feel a little more seen." - Lupita Nyong’o on being named People Magazine’s Most Beautiful

"preoccupancy" by austin chang (2012).

24x24”
acrylic on canvas.

theuppitynegras:

just think about y’all millions and millions of little dark skinned black girls are going to go to the supermarket with their parents this month and when they’re waiting in line at the check out aisle they’re going to look up and see Lupita Nyong’o being hailed as the most beautiful woman in the world god is amazing

I don’t actually do any exercise, which is really bad. But I wear heels a lot. My theory is that it’s painful, so it’s gotta do something.

vorfreudde:

Remember back in 5th grade, when everyone vowed not to ever do drugs

"Maybe. Maybe not. Maybe fuck yourself." 

i might see one direction next week omg