Art Blakey - Dat Dere (1960)
Album: The Big Beat
featuring an exquisite trumpet solo by Lee Morgan, amongst all the other top performances by the band.
"Angry, like bossy or shrill, is a particularly loaded word to use about women, and even more so about black women." [x] - Shonda Rhimes Is Not “An Angry Black Woman”
Laverne: Nicole, does your belief system now change, in which you now know you don’t need him to be there?
Nicole: No. I think what happens is it turns into less a conversation about my blackness and more about relating to humanity, because that’s really what we’re trying to do. We’re just realizing that people are capable of doing it. We’re underestimating people because people said we weren’t viable. [x]
brb crying all over myself
sleepy hollow + tropes: abbie mills