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•The Misunderstood•

I sat alone in the schools
commons area today.
He walked right past me.
But you know what?
It’s okay.
He may be younger,
But he’s a school jock. 97 more words

Have We Really Become This Sensitive?

As a preface I want to acknowledge that at least one of these stories has been proven to be a hoax. However, the support and the ideas represented by both stories is very troubling to me. 791 more words

Idealism

Let’s start from the beginning: Indigenous voices in climate change

Perhaps we need to take a step back and re-think what we mean by climate change.

And global warming.

Let’s start with the row about science. 258 more words

Authenticity

See Me

“See Me”

What do you see when you see me?

An intelligent woman whose free?

A poet with a knack for self expression?

A woman with the right to just be? 159 more words

Poetry

Worth and self-esteem

Everyone has been really influenced by the media sometime in their lives life. I’m gonna guess it has also played a partial part in lowering your self-esteem and confidence. 665 more words

Beauty

A Story For the Misaligned, Sailor Or Otherwise

From the Dedication Page:

This book is dedicated to anyone — regardless of race, ethnicity, sex, gender and all its breathless facets, sexual orientation, non-sexual orientation, sexual non-orientation, spirituality or lack thereof, religion or lack thereof, nationality or lack thereof, political affiliation or lack thereof, occupation or lack thereof, education or lack thereof, good looks or lack thereof, height, weight, shoe size, or any other ways we have identified and implemented as means to compare and contrast and separate and segregate and relegate and rank ourselves as humans — who has ever once regretted his or her or their identity. 17 more words

Writing

You know...that's just not true (Me vs. (Men vs. Women))

In my last post I talked partially about stereotypes and how we should stop defining ourselves and others by them. This is a less serious post, well, sort of (because the last one was so super serious), but with examples. 662 more words

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