I’m surprised by how much I’ll miss France. Atlanta was home for almost eighteen years, and though I’ve only known Paris for the last nine months, it’s changed me. I have a new city to learn next year, but I’m not scared.

Because I was right. For the two of us, home isn’t a place. It’s a person.

And we’re finally home.


ruby daly & liam stewart » cause, frankly, the way I see it, you and me? Inevitable.

ruby daly & liam stewart » cause, frankly, the way I see it, you and me? Inevitable.

i finally came to the conclusion that hair, for me, was a symbol of strength. It was a symbol of commitment to my power. of connection to my ancestry. of recognizing my natural beauty. that which exists without chemical dyes, or hairspray, or scissors. a symbol of my sovereignty. of my humble desire to feel grounded within my own skin.

“You still have a lot of time to make yourself be what you want.”

S.E. Hinton, The Outsiders (via emiliaclarck)

"I'm happiest when I’m in the ocean, when I have talked to, or recently seen my family, when I’m eating good organic food with friends, and when I’m relaxing in a bath with a good book.”

MW