Oh to be young, gifted, and black.
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In the midst of all the glamour I hope you find God.
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I am dancing in my heart. A complete grande rond de jambe.
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I’m saying .



Symara Templeman

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She is clothed with strength and dignity, and she laughs without fear of the future.
Proverbs 31:25 (via pinkandgreenlivingthedream)

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I do believe that I am in love with a great deal of things. A lot of moments, a lot of spaces, a lot of air.
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Last month, when Glenn Ford was released from prison for a crime he didn’t commit, the state of Louisiana “gave him a $20 debit card for his troubles.” That, plus the four cents he had left in his prison account, was all he had.
How do you build up the material accumulations of a lifetime overnight? How do you do it with no money? Where do you even begin?
Ford’s friend John Thompson had a clever idea: Do what millions of Americans do when they are hoping that other people will buy them a whole bunch of stuff. Build an Amazon registry.

The Amazon Wish List is here.
Read the whole piece here.

Just bought this dude something off his wishlist. You should too.