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Hunting for the bad, bad Benders

Not much is certain about the murderous Bender family except to say they were acknowledged to be America’s first serial killers — at least the first discovered. 1,179 more words

"Taboos" by Antony Can-Tamakloe.

Dela tried as much as possible not to make any noise at all. He found himself in an awkward position, but there was nothing he could do about it. 415 more words

Flash Fiction

Human Nature and New Taboos

Here is just a small selection of social taboos in 2014:

  • Not using social media
  • Not owning a smartphone
  • Not having sex before marriage
  • Not sleeping around…
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Life

Things I Dig: Tampon Run

A while back I taught an Introduction to Rhetoric class with a theme of Taboos.  We discussed everything from the etymological origins of dirty words to the visceral reaction that we have to cannibalism and other violations of the dead, but by far the subject that made my students the most uncomfortable was menstruation.  127 more words

Blog Posts

RED CHRISTIAN DOCUMENTS #33: MIRACLES WERE FOR DOWNTRODDEN ONLY! (JEFFREY JOHN, UK 2001)

“A warm welcome to Zingcreed’s 350th Post. This is a new blog which tries to ‘square the circle’ of reconciling religion and modern life. I think I’m coming to the conclusion that religion… 1,302 more words

Red Christian Documents

There's something I really need to tell you...

But, in all honesty…

I’m a little scared…

I am afraid that when I tell you about that which lays so heavily on my heart… 380 more words

Writing