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These feelings are a language falling from use and I am colonial genocide

I have declared a War on These Feelings
and have instituted an immigration ban on all further feelings.
I will build a wall around future feelings… 110 more words

Creative Journal

Acculturation and other risk factors of depressive disorders in individuals with Turkish migration backgrounds

Author(s): Hanna JANSSEN-KALLENBERG ; Holger SCHULZ ; Ulrike KLUGE ; Jens STREHLE ; Hans-Ulrich WITTCHEN ; Uwe WOLFRADT ; Uwe KOCH-GROMUS ; Andreas HEINZ ; Mike MÖSKO ; Demet DINGOYAN… 269 more words

English

Cultured Questions

What is acculturation? I mean really? Or, more to the point, is it necessary to acculturate to the culture which you have adopted -and how would you know if you have? 1,084 more words

I am Honored

What are the honorifics meant to be?

To honor someone, of course. To let people know that you respect them. And maybe, further, to let them know you care or love them. 589 more words

Non-fiction

Hack 3 by Anthony Tapia

It’s not okay to steal

Fashion, art, and popular culture have borrowed heavily over the years from various cultures that together share the North Americas.  I have experienced it all to often, and not just from the United States or Canada; even Australia,  and Europe are guilty to culture theft.  236 more words

Acculturation

Somehow, I find myself receiving text messages with kisses at the end from a serious academic 17 years my senior, and I send my replies also with kisses. 18 more words

Motherhood

Burmese Girl on Richmond

long slender legs
close in on faux heaven

what boys wouldn’t give
to get there

what girls wouldn’t give
to be there

in their ear… 47 more words

Poetry