"I don’t understand why sex is more shocking than violence."
"I suppose I’ll always be overvulnerable, slightly paranoid."
Sylvia Plath, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath (via ljosio)
"The silence depressed me. It wasn’t the silence of silence. It was my own silence."
"It is illegal for women to go topless in most cities, yet you can buy a magazine of a woman without her top on at any 7-11 store. So, you can sell breasts, but you cannot wear breasts, in America."
Violet Rose (via c-icatrix)
This is one of my favorite quotes about sexualization/objectification vs autonomy of female bodies bc it’s so succinct