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Justification or Abuse?

“Don’t justify your action by the reaction. That is like being pissed off at a car for accelerating when you push the gas pedal.”

It is so frustrating to live with someone who feels so entitled to their opinion that they don’t care how they express it, let alone the frame of mind that supports it. 148 more words


She gasped and clutched the bed sheet, as he proceeded towards her. With his every move, her fear hitched up. She knew like the other nights, a new pain was ready to be welcomed. 146 more words


Bryony's Doll

Every Saturday evening they
stand in line outside her door
the stud at the front waits his turn
exchanges a bold look with an
exitting daredevil… 246 more words


Bold Compassion

Lately I’ve been reading Bold Love by Dan Allender and Tremper Lomgman. Many of the truths in this book are transforming the way I think about sin and it’s damaging effects, and what real compassion looks like. 1,861 more words


Official Culture Reprise III: Authoritarianism Revisited (1)

“Probably about 20 to 25 percent of the adult American population is so right-wing authoritarian, so scared, so self-righteous, so ill-informed, and so dogmatic that nothing you can say or do will change their minds. 3,156 more words

Establishment / Elite

Emmaline's Story 9

Emmaline’s Story РOn the Inside

Chapter 9

Two – Zip

I sat cross-legged on the floor with my back against the bed, facing Danica. The week seemed to drag on an interminable length of time. 1,055 more words