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False Conclusions and A Tale of Two Georges

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“I know you are busy but this is very important,” I said into the phone. “I have a question. I need to verify who saw Fabio at the car repair place on such and such street. 1,086 more words


Abuse is not a Competition

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This post originally ran on July 8, 2014.

Sexual assault victim is a coveted status that confers privileges?

George Will?

Do not believe George Will! 681 more words


So Long as You’re in Love, You are Compatible

Another pair of star-crossed lovers, translated…

If I can do it all over again, I’d say, “Child, daddy wishes you all the happiness in the world.” In Uncle Wang’s tears, I knew, that this, is a story of love and loss. 699 more words

Properties Of Life

The Carrot and the Stick: 3 Treats Used to Gaslight You

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People stay in abusive situations because it is not abusive 24/7 or it at least does not seem abusive 24/7 because of the tactics used by the predator. 944 more words


The Ego, the Soul, and What Forgiveness Is and Is Not


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The nun was all business as you would expect a nun to be when she handed me the tissue, told me to wipe my tears and said with complete confidence, “God is not mad at you.   946 more words


The Roundtrip

Sometimes I wish I had a crystal ball that I could look into and see what the future holds. How would it change my life? 712 more words

Our Journey

The Two Part Lie You Think Makes Sense But Doesn't

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Part One: He did those awful things to you because he likes you! That is how boys express their affection. Boys are always mean to the ones they love. 487 more words