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Appearances Don't Matter... It's All About Your Heart!

Many of us worry a bit too much about our appearance… and many of us make judgements and conclusions based on another’s. Sometimes these assumptions are right, but this shouldn’t cause us to treat others any differently than we ourselves would want to be treated. 242 more words


You are clever man, friend John; you reason well, and your wit is bold; but you are too prejudiced. You do not let your eyes see nor your ears hear, and that which is outside your daily life is not of account to you.

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Choosing to forego the earning potential that comes with being a city lawyer opened me up to a barrage of comments enquiring about my health, both physical and mental, my apparent choice to regress to “stepford wife” status (no I have not yet found time to put rollers in my hair and fill my wardrobe with classic couture reminiscent of that worn by Jackie Onasis) and even my selfishness for not attempting to go back to a salary that many people will never have the opportunity to earn. 738 more words


President Obama's Ramadan slap at Muslims

Opinion by Salam Al-Marayati, special to CNN

(CNN) – Presidents George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush all met with American Muslims, as they did with most other religious groups. 723 more words


The mystery of the Christmas stocking

Charli Mills prompt this week is July 23, 2014 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that includes fruit. Charli has been doing these prompts for several weeks now and the lead-ins to each one are becoming… 937 more words

Flash Fiction

Prejudice and Privilege

I really dislike looking into matters of race, but you don’t have to scratch the surface of any American problem very hard to find race eating away just under the surface, complicating solutions and, worse, analysis. 2,866 more words