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New Hotline Available for Native American Survivors of Domestic and Dating Violence

A hotline is now available to specifically help Native American survivors of domestic and dating violence.

StrongHearts Native Helpline‘s initial service area is Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska. 219 more words

Domestic Violence

Is There Biblical Divorce for Domestic Abuse Women?

Have you heard these stupid and unsensitive answers from Pastors, Rabbis or Priests?

“women often bring abuse on themselves by refusing to submit”                                            “many women want to “rule over men.”                                                                                              “divorce is only permitted in cases of adultery or abandonment and never for abuse.”…….  1,441 more words

Abuse Women

Their Shoes #13

Chrissie found her shoes at the side of the road. Someone tossed them out as garbage.

What is your biggest struggle with poverty on a daily basis? 455 more words

Stories as Old as Time

This is a series of posts about Italy, Malta, and Spain that starts here.

The Borghese, pronounced borrrr-geh’-see-ah, was once a private estate originally owned by a cardinal who was the nephew of a pope.  679 more words

Travel

Wordle #277

I watch your face
tremulous and yellow
where I left it spinning
in haphazard momentum
mere inches above my own.

I trace the air above your foul smile, 128 more words

Poetry

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

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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