Promoting visibility for Mad, sad, pathologized, disabled and mentally ill people, psychiatric survivors, people who are grieving, current and former mental patients, people who have been involuntarily confined, at-risk teens.
Having a sense of pride in madness doesn't mean you can't feel shame. <3 Feeling shame and being shamed are different things. One is an
emotion the other is social control.
"nothing about us without us"
gif/moving gif warning, there may be untagged gifs on this blog.
“The here and now is a prison house. We must strive, in the face of the here and now’s totalizing rendering of reality, to think and feel a then and there. Some will say that all we have are the pleasures of this moment, but we must never settle for that minimal transport; we must dream and enact new and better pleasures, other ways of being in the world, and ultimately new worlds.”