Instagram Can Sell Your Photos Without Paying YouEDIT 19/12/12: Instagram has responded.Though the language they use seems to want to overly passify rather than address issues. "Your photos are your photos and we respect that." is a nice sentiment but does not necessarily exclude "we have the right to license and use your stuff even though you own the content" By signing up to instagram you are giving them permission to do this even though you do technically own the content you are submitting.I'm not going to flail my arms about doom, but I will say, artists be aware. Not just about this, but about any contracts you sign. There is some real sketchy language in the fine print here that needs to be clarified or changed as of right now. More than just an "everything's fine, don't worry" letter. Company lawyers have a tendency to try to take the largest chunk of whatever they can, and only back off when their actions are made public and they ar
NetherThe world unfurls:becomes a gemstone, sinkinga mirror breakinga thousand splintering realitiesand I am lost —forgotten who I ever was,forgotten how to breathe.
.in case of crisis.i. hold mehold me in your arms as iseize between them holdingmy breath until the screamsbreak the barrier of my lips andleak all i've held in until nowii. talk to metalk to me, i'm so afraid of speakingbecause a breakdown is dancing onthe tips of my teeth and i don't knowhow to make this make sense, so maybeyou can ask the lingering question: "what's wrong?"iii. fight me.fight me when i tell you "i'm fine" andstruggle away from your protective embracebecause i'm a danger to myself as iscratch away the anxietyclawing at my panic.iv. love melove me, because right now i'm tooscared and weak to love myselfand i need you to kiss away the nightmareshiding beneath my pale cheeks andi'm terrified of sleeping alone. 16.January.2014 - 3:24pm