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On Growing Up

We don’t come into this world with a map or instructions nor the ability to read them, even if we had them. When we come into this world, we are given at least one guide. 494 more words

Thoughts And Ideas

Why I love Mastodon's new music video

If you have not heard of twerking by now, I have no idea what to say to you except, “Google.”  There has been much debate around the concept, which some would argue was triggered by the VMA performance of “We Can’t Stop”/”Blurred Lines” by Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke.  817 more words


Stop the Cat Call


I started a new blog that I’m really really excited about. It’s called “But What Was She Wearing?,” and the website is

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Alexander Pope's Evident Misogyny in The Rape of the Lock

During the height of satirical workmanship, Alexander Pope writes in response to an actual situation that occurred to the detriment of Mrs. Arabella Fermor. (Longman, 2471) In this situation, a lock of Arabella’s hair is stolen from her at the hands of one of her admirers. 1,074 more words


Best Tinder Profiles #8

I have mixed feelings that these people are within a mile of my sister at college . . .


“(Insert disarmingly funny flirty quote here)” 402 more words


I now welcome you to my very sexist and racist life. As an Asian, I find myself often deterred by the racism of my fellow peers. 160 more words


Beads of Privilege

Tonight I am compelled to write simply because it was such an awesome, wonderful evening of class with my students.  Just to re-cap:  I am teaching undergraduate (BSW Junior) students this year after having spent the past 14 years immersed in graduate teaching in our MSW and PhD programs.   581 more words

Work And Life