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deconstructing constructionism: Alice Walker’s Definition of a “Womanist” from In Search of Our...

Alice Walker’s Definition of a “Womanist” from In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens: Womanist Prose Copyright 1983.

1. From womanish. (Opp. of “girlish,” i.e. frivolous, irresponsible, not serious.) A black feminist or feminist of color. From the black folk expression of mothers to…

Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.
Henry David Thoreau (via lazyyogi)

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// artist’s way contract//

I, C.S., understand that I am undertaking an intensive, guided encounter with my own creativity. I commit myself to the 12 week duration of the course. I, C.S., commit to weekly reading, daily morning pages, a weekly artist date, and the fulfillment of each week’s tasks.

I, C.S., further understand that this course will raise issues and emotions for me to deal with. I, C.S., commit myself to excellent self-care—adequate sleep, diet, exercise, and pampering—for the duration of the course.



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