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Female Sexuality and the "Slut-Shamer"

The phrase “slut shaming” often pops up in social media and magazine article commentary. What does this mean and how is applied to women? And why is it… 523 more words

Teens

Bullying

You know,  my children deal with this… I dealt with it in school. But what I didn’t count on… was spiritual bullying. 

Let me explain… …

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Cops

Between Facebook and other social media I have been not so privileged to look at graphic photos and bold statements about police abusing citizens. I have read many comments dealing with defending or criticizing our police. 411 more words

Crimes

The Other Side of Hate

As I continue working on the sequel to The Red Kimono, (tentatively titled Broken Dreams) I’ll be sharing some of the things I’ve found in my research for this historical fiction that takes place from 1957 to 1963. 464 more words

Prejudice

Why Do We Stay Friends With People Who Treat Us Badly?

Friends… what are they exactly?

Okay… so a friend is someone who listens, doesn’t judge, & makes everything all right. I have a few of those, and the friendships are amazing. 704 more words

My Thoughts

Literary Bullies- We Need To Talk About Kevin

Of all the stories where I have introduced and talked about the bullies of the story, “We Need to Talk About Kevin” is unique as far as the criteria goes. 709 more words