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A year ago. 2/7.

Monday.

Less than 24 hours in. Mixed results, which I can sum up in 15 seconds of wobbly song and a series of swings and misses: 264 more words

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A year ago. 1/7.

Sunday.

I’ve been waiting by the phone for two days. Yesterday was detox day, spent in bed with ginger ale and crackers, alternately reliving and doubting Friday night’s grossly intoxicated PG-13 misadventure against a storefront on Hargett St. 204 more words

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Who Invented Roadside Arm-Waving Air Dancers?

Where did the inflatable dancing man come from? You know what we mean: the tall fabric puppets that you attach to a fan and let loose to dance in the air, capturing the attention of people passing by. 200 more words

Taking It Seriously

Origin Stories

I am awake in the wee hours again attempting to manage a migraine so I thought I might write something instead of just sitting here looking at People.com while I wait for my migraine medication to kick in.   1,943 more words

Healing

Hugh Jackman's Gang Of Evil Clowns Kidnap WWII Orphans In The Trailer For WB's Gritty Peter Pan Reboot

If a gritty Peter Pan reboot from the director of Atonement is something you never wanted, sidle up, friend, and I’ll order us a rye with two straws. 314 more words

Film Drunk

Lightning in a Bottle - Chapter One

In Which He Has An Interesting Time

I groaned with irritation as my eyes blinked open. The memory rolled about, teetering at the front of my mind, rudely refusing to depart. 2,985 more words

Ironclad Gaming

I Am What I Am

I’ve been gender-nonconforming for as long as I can remember… actually longer. When my mom was pregnant with me, she was convinced she was having a boy, and spent nine months addressing me as “David.” She was flabbergasted when she delivered me (remember, this was in the days before ultrasounds) and discovered I was a girl. 1,585 more words

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