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Unspoken Milestones

Yesterday, I was having these thoughts: “that maybe I should start hanging out more with people my age.”

And then I realized, most people my age are already in a different world, far from mine and suddenly, I feel a little left behind. 1,736 more words

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The Catcher in the Rye - Book Review

“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. 437 more words

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The Saddest

You tell me that you love me,

after you watched me
burn and break.

How am I supposed to never
question your love
and your forever? 9 more words

English

A source of life and service

In her poem ‘The Lord’s Prayer from Guatemala’ (1979), also published in Threatened with Resurrection/Amenazado de resurrección, Julia Esquivel envisages that:

churches abandon their structures of power and domination…

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Mom's Birthday weekend

My mother is one of my best friends, I know that may sound weird to some, but it’s something awesome that we’ve grown into once I got old enough to figure out she really did know things – definitely more than I did. 368 more words

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Not Totally a Feminist, and yet...

So I was discussing this with my mother today and I’d just like to reflect. I live in Jordan, and my current job is in Old Amman, so far in the past week I have been in two situations where I felt like I was mildly harassed, one situation was where I was walking and a group of boys no older than 18 started to cat-call, and then a second incident where a man in a truck stopped to let me pass but when I did he decided to hit the gas, when I had passed I could hear him honking at me. 326 more words

Hijabi

Do You Remember

Do you remember
When a drive through the countryside was enjoyable, the smell of freshly turned earth, mowed hay, not fields smelling like Waste Water Plants. 137 more words

Graypoet