Let someone love you just the way you are – as flawed as you might be, as unattractive as you sometimes feel, and as unaccomplished as you think you are. To believe that you must hide all the parts of you that are broken, out of fear that someone else is incapable of loving what is less than perfect, is to believe that sunlight is incapable of entering a broken window and illuminating a dark room.
Marc Hack  (via thesimplicist)

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by Matthew Meylikhov

As seen over at Robot 6, today we have some great news: celebrated cartoonist Alison Bechdel has been awarded the incredibly prestigious John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation grant. One of 21 people awarded it this year, the grant offers Bechdel and the other…

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