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I was proud of the simple fact that I somehow avoided a major embarrassment in this moment.



I was proud of the simple fact that I somehow avoided a major embarrassment in this moment.




My name is Becky and my biggest dream is to work with Taylor Swift as a tour photographer. I wrote a letter to Taylor explaining why, and I’m doing everything I can to get Taylor to read it.

I can’t imagine myself working towards something different than this. Aspiring to achieve a dream this huge is what motivates me and keeps me going. It gives me a reason to wake up in the morning. I don’t know where I’d be if I hadn’t discovered Taylor and her music, and having the opportunity to capture the magic Taylor makes on stage through photography (my biggest passion) would be everything I’ve ever hoped for.

I need help getting my website to Taylor: please reblog and tag Taylor’s tumblr to spread the word, instagram some photos with the link to Taylor, tweet the url to Taylor, Big Machine, Taylor Nation, radio stations, music blogs, etc!

I just need to get Taylor’s eyes on my portfolio site. She has the biggest heart and I know anything is possible when it comes to Taylor. Thank you so much for your support! Especially everyone who has been there since day one. I can’t tell you how much I appreciate it. <3

taylorswift !!!!! It would mean the world to me if you could take a few minutes to check out my site, tswiftphoto.com. And y’know, I wouldn’t mind if you wanted to invite me to hang out/work with you during release week or next tour… ;)
taylorswift ??!!!!!?!!!!!





I can’t decide if Taylor or Nikki’s reaction is better

Can we talk about the guy way in the back though?

No, we can’t fucking talk about either of those things. What we can talk about, though, is the fact that things like this are the reason that:

  • her new album has few love songs
  • she told Rolling Stone that she doesn’t date anymore
  • she finds it necessary to make fun of herself every chance she gets
  • why “Shake it Off” exists
  • why she refuses to date even though it’s her own personal life
  • did i mention that she doesn’t allow herself to date anymore lol

This isn’t funny. This is fucking disgusting. Sure, she looks like she’s shrugging it off like a joke. I get that it’s a joke. So does she. But do people not understand that Taylor Alison Swift’s entire future is basically ruined? She has dated six people in her entire eight year career. Six. Not fifteen in the last year. Not twelve. Not six people in eight months. Six people in eight YEARS. Still, though, she seems to get slammed for it by every media outlet, by every award show host, by every country music fan, by every One Direction fan, by every person who reads any magazine where they pull information out of their asses to get money. They have no problem ruining someone’s reputation for money.

Taylor Swift is a twenty-four year old girl who will eventually need someone to spend the rest of her life with. How is that going to happen now? Not only does Taylor get bashed, but any male she is seen with gets bashed. Taylor could be seen with her brother and get slammed for having a new boyfriend. Sorry, HollywoodLife, but I don’t think Taylor’s very much into incest. 

Whoever decides to date Taylor is going to get shit on by magazines and people everywhere. “Haha, bro, watch out. She might write a song about you” will probably be the end to every article about her future boyfriend and her relationship. Maybe some man out there will be able to brush that off, but what the fuck

A twenty-four year old girl with a heart of absolute gold shouldn’t be forced to go through that. She is trying to live her dream while leaving the greatest impact on the world she possibly can, and now she has to control what she released, who she dates, who she’s seen with, and basically just control every single little aspect of her life. I get that it’s the life of a celebrity, but take Adam Levine for example. He’s a great guy. He’s also idolized by women everywhere. He’s had more girlfriends in his career than Taylor. Do you hear about that?

Get rid of the double standard; let Taylor Swift live her life without the rumors, the jokes, and the hate. As someone who Taylor has impacted positively, it’s just really fucking annoying.

You know when you’re in class with someone who has no idea what the fuck they’re talking about? That’s what being a Taylor Swift fan is like, everywhere. Turn on the TV, false information. Open a magazine, false information. Scroll through Twitter, false information.

Instead of making jokes about Taylor’s relationship-life, why don’t they make fun of her for, I don’t know, something harmless? Tell her she’s addicted to Instagram because she is sometimes seen up at 4 in the morning commenting paragraph upon paragraph of comforting messages to tweens who are dealing with things they don’t know how to deal with.

God damn.

*stands up and applauds*  

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URL: @thesmilestheflowers-everything Nicknames: Gabby, Gabbeh, Small Person, Munchkin. Birthday: 17th March. Gender: Female. Sexuality: Straight. Height: 4.11ft (I think). Current Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time. Time and date: 4:03pm- Wednesday 3rd September 2014. Last thing you googled: Greenwich Mean Time. My most used phrase(s): Oh yeah, Yay! ,Yeah, Oh my god, sorry, I can’t be bothered, fine. Last thing you said to a family member: Ohh yeah. Favourite beverage: Cloudy lemonade. First word that comes to mind: Flower. Place that makes you happy: Wherever I’m with my friends and family :) . Number of blankets you sleep under: 2. Last movie you watched at the cinema: The Purge Anarchy. 3 things you can’t live without: Books, Family and The Internet. Something you plan on learning: to speak fluent Italian. Piece of advice for your followers: Always be yourself and be true to yourself; “There is no one alive that is youer than you!”-Dr. Seuss, and read books; “We read to know we’re not alone.” - William NicholsonShadowlands

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[D]on’t ever apologize to an author for buying something in paperback, or taking it out from a library (that’s what they’re there for. Use your library). Don’t apologize to this author for buying books second hand, or getting them from bookcrossing or borrowing a friend’s copy. What’s important to me is that people read the books and enjoy them, and that, at some point in there, the book was bought by someone. And that people who like things, tell other people. The most important thing is that people read…

Neil Gaiman (via feellng)


The way she sees it, there’s a gender element to such scrutiny. “I really resent the idea that if a woman writes about her feelings, she has too many feelings,” she says. “And I really resent the ‘Be careful, buddy, she’s going to write a song about you’ angle, because it trivialises what I do. It makes it seem like creating art is something you do as a cheap weapon rather than an artistic process. They can say whatever they want about my personal life because I know what my personal life is, and it involves a lot of TV and cats and girlfriends. But I don’t like it when they start to make cheap shots at my songwriting. Because there’s no joke to be made there.”

Taylor “I literally don’t care what you think of me” Swift (x)