"A fool thinks himself to be wise,
but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."
-William Shakespeare


Fashion, series, art and beautiful things.
luchopilucho:



Mandy Duan (left), 26, and Cat Liao, 25
Homosexuality is still viewed as a sickness in Chinese society. Duan, a graphic designer, and her girlfriend, Liao, a shop clerk, both left their hometowns for Beijing, where there are growing underground support networks. They met at a lesbian gathering and have been dating for a year. It’s still common for gays to marry straight spouses to hide their sexuality. At 19, Liao’s parents discovered she was gay and forced her to marry a man. Now divorced, she had to give up custody of her daughter to her ex-husband. There are a few positive signs of gay acceptance, however, such as the recent lifting of a state ban on lesbians giving blood.


Read more: 15 Profiles of Real Chinese Women - Portraits of 15 Women in China - Marie Claire

luchopilucho:

Mandy Duan (left), 26, and Cat Liao, 25

Homosexuality is still viewed as a sickness in Chinese society. Duan, a graphic designer, and her girlfriend, Liao, a shop clerk, both left their hometowns for Beijing, where there are growing underground support networks. They met at a lesbian gathering and have been dating for a year. It’s still common for gays to marry straight spouses to hide their sexuality. At 19, Liao’s parents discovered she was gay and forced her to marry a man. Now divorced, she had to give up custody of her daughter to her ex-husband. There are a few positive signs of gay acceptance, however, such as the recent lifting of a state ban on lesbians giving blood.

Read more: 15 Profiles of Real Chinese Women - Portraits of 15 Women in China - Marie Claire
sickpage:

Karen Azcurrakawa, 2014

sickpage:

Karen Azcurra
kawa, 2014

mydarkenedeyes:

Maxime Simoncelli | Tumblr  - Valley of Glass (2014)

suspend:

i hope iphone 6 is a flip phone

adam-taylors-day-off:

Karl Pilkington on the Great Wall of China.

marcomazzoni:

“The Last Day I Was Happy” 2014 colored pencils on paper, cm 30x21

marcomazzoni:

“The Last Day I Was Happy” 2014 colored pencils on paper, cm 30x21