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Sky is broken

This is the last weekend of summer.  Technically summer doesn’t end and fall begin until the equinox, which is happening on Tuesday, September 23rd this year.   951 more words

About Me

Gendered Pt. 1

Growing up in Spain you’d think I’d be more in tune with a culture of machismo, inequality, and suppression of women. But I wasn’t an adult growing up in Spain so I only noticed the more overt type. 1,240 more words


JH Guthrie and the Independent Order of Odd Fellows

We all feel we have interesting characters in our family trees. One friend of mine has a quote on a pillow on their living room couch that states proudly, … 424 more words

Inspiring People

Photo Show

Just a quick note to let everyone know that I will be displaying some of my recent work at Capitol Hill Hair during the month of Sept. 88 more words

Dear Mom #2

(My counselor suggested I write a letter to my mom about how I felt she treated me. This is the 2nd, non-angry letter. I may or may not send it.) 299 more words

Coming Out

Recapitulation Is The Basis Of All Successful Therapy

The practice of recapitulation has been misconstrued as a self-help energy enhancing modality, as if it were western yoga.

Actually, it is at the heart of all successful therapy. 1,359 more words

Personal History

Old Letters Become Time Machine to the Past

I’ve been a personal historian for a number of years, and have seen how powerful the experience of documenting and preserving one’s family stories can be. 75 more words

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