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Young vs. Old Part II: Spider-Man and the Terrible Debut of the Tinkerer

Well well! So teacher’s pet is gonna help the nice little doctor with some experiments this week-end, eh? While us other dumbheads waste time having dates and livin’ it up – FLASH THOMPSON…

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Marvel

Embracing Aging

I am 39 years old and I have been through some very difficult struggles. But I’ve come out of them with a joy for life that I didn’t possess before. 122 more words

Personal Development

Day 23: a letter to those who judge in the workplace

Dear Dave*

It was great to meet you today. While we have exchanged a few emails this is the first time you and I have officially met face to face. 596 more words

30 Day Writing Challenge

Too Many Strikes: Have I Missed My Chance?

Too short, too fat, too autistic, too brunette…do I have to add too old to my list of strikes against me? There is such a standard of perfection expected among women that it’s like a list of traits about me is a list of things women pretend in order to ward off creeps at the bar. 369 more words

more barriers

Well, there we were thinking that the problem with finding a home was that I have a dog. However, I have found a couple of places to view that were open to the notion of letting to somebody with a pet. 282 more words

Breaking the glass ceiling

In order to get the gist of what I will be trying to convey, read these three examples:

Meryl Streep urges Congress to back equal rights amendment… 338 more words

Ageism

I’m A Racist

“Let’s be honest: For a lot of well-meaning, open-minded white people, the sight of a young black man in a hoodie still evokes a twinge of fear. 605 more words

Musings And Other Shorts