this is probably going to lead to unfollows/losing friends (lol) and whatnot - i assumed people already knew, but: i'm 17, my 18th birthday is in May, i have my own takes on whether this is a big deal or not but i know other people feel uncomfortable following people who are under 18 which i respect. just to let you know if you didn't already! please just softblock me.
introduction, better late than never Show more
i'm yasmine, a moroccan-british girl [she/her] who enjoys communism and is also perpetually tired
my interests aren't that wide-ranging, but in general i like impressionist art, writing bad poetry, reading good poetry in english/spanish, learning languages and reading theory when i have the time
i CW the usual things - please tell me if you want me to use certain ones and i'll do my best to remember
men who try to claim libraries can be replaced by "netflix for books" don't understand what a library is for Show more
not only do they misunderstand that libraries are important physical public spaces, ESPECIALLY for the unhoused & impovrished
but also they've clearly never had to try and track down old books that are out of print or obscure in their geographic region. books that aren't digitized and probably won't be for a very long time
extremely nsfw do not open if at work Show more
i want a hug
being paranoid Show more
convinced myself everyone is either really angry at me or hates me uwu
Falangism and homophobia Show more
so, what do u guys think about Lorca. i think he was cool, but it wasn't cool that he was apparently friends with Falangists. i almost find it hard to believe because he was a gay socialist and their politics theoretically meant they would be opposed to his very existence, how could they be friends?
moroccan but not that interesting. liker of communism
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