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The Lisping Barista Gets a Song in her Head

I have to do this right away or I’ll change my mind. You know, Option #7; the clobber Chai Latte with a baseball bat one. As soon as he leaves, I get the bat and wait by the door.

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At The Epiphany Cafe

Jack and Coke

Let the Whiskey do the talking

and the coffee apologize

the beer drown your sorrows

maybe there’s no tomorrow

of course you’re forgiven

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The Lisping Barista Considers Her Options

  1. Tell Chai Latte I’m moving out and he can’t stop me. Have him beat me up because he wants to give me a going away present.
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At The Epiphany Cafe

Dimmed Lights

My heart goes out
To lights dimmed
Residing in
Dark places
Their power
Long relinquished

A pattern played
Their brightness seized
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Tranz Trances, Session 2

In this Session I will be dis-enchanting the Tranz Trance with a bit of scholarship from famed gyno/ethicist,  Mary Daly.  I recently picked up her book… 1,033 more words

Blaming victims for domestic violence: how psychology taught us to be helpless

I’ve been battered and raped. For those of you interested in preventing violence, here is an important article:

Blaming Victims

And, from Judith Lewis Herman in her book TRAUMA AND RECOVERY: 195 more words

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12 Facts That Show How Guns Make Domestic Violence Even Deadlier

A statistical guide to firearms, intimate partner abuse, and the children, parents, and police who become victims, too.

by Kerry Shaw August 22, 2016

The complete article with graphics… 47 more words

Domestic Violence