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Veronica Franco - The Poetic Harlot

I just discovered Veronica Franco by watching the film Dangerous Beauty. Highly recommended! A beautiful movie with a very hot Rufus Sewell and a sizzling Catherine McCormack. 446 more words

African Woman

Manon Lescaut Seduced by the finer things - in Stockholm

She is pathetic, Manon is. Love me, she says and then she loves fine things more than she loves herself. Or is she a woman of her time? 518 more words

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Macavity - The Napoleon of Crime in Stockholm

They are in Stockholm this weekend. “Macavity, Macavity, there’s no one like Macavity, there never was a Cat of such deceitfulness and suavity. He always has an alibi, and one or two to spare: Whatever time the deed took place – Macavity wasn’t there!” 285 more words

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Sister, sister - I love you!

This is for my lovelies,
My darlings,
My friends,
My sisters,
My mothers,
Daughters, aunties, grandmothers,
Our women.
Its true:
That you are women,
Women of solidarity and unity, 218 more words

Activism

Respect is a Two Way Street

Respect me, and I’ll respect you.

I don’t understand why people choose to make a monopoly on making a very simple idea complicated.

If you have respect for yourself, you will not allow someone to call themselves your ally and demand your allegiance when they actively disrespect you. 937 more words

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Short Story (Non-fiction): The Taxi Driver

Camera rolling, I walk up to the set, sit down in the best posture I can think of, I think I am ready but they have to do the usual “3.2.1-action!” cue they give) 1,058 more words

...of kyondos and head-wraps.

the kyondo bag has a history in Kenya, the kyondo was used by our mothers and their mothers and their mothers i would like to think. 688 more words