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Controversy in Writing

Without having any real evidence to back up the theory, I have always thought that writers could be divided up into two categories: those who court controversy and those who avoid it. 1,323 more words

Blog Posts

A Twofer! (Putin- 1 / Slave- 0)

 Did you watch yesterday’s pageant?


On the World Stage

Strutting his stuff

Making America Gasp Again

Then casually walking back everything

As if you can separate a lie from a liar. 26 more words


Opinion: Response to Veronica Roth's "problematic" "Carve the Mark" series

I recently purchased Veronica Roth’s new(ish) book, Carve the Mark, and instantly fell in love with it. A rich and diverse fantasy world, strong characters, several bad-ass female characters, and a complex story. 1,463 more words

Reading & Writing

Igan D' Bayan - Gothika Filipina 2

Photo Credit to Sam Marcelo by way of Igan D’ Bayan. Permission also given directly from Igan D’Bayan. http://slmarcelo.tumblr.com/post/410288506/gothika-filipina-2-by-igan-d-bayan-this-painting & http://www.igandbayan.com/

Gothika Filipina 2 is a painting by the Filipino artist Igan D’ Bryan. 1,139 more words

7-Eleven thrills Japan by announcing self-serve draft beer machines, then breaks our hearts

Shockingly, a Japanese company deems it’s possible for it to be too easy for people to get beer. 696 more words


Respecting other beliefs.

Respect: esteem for or a sense of the worth or excellence of a person, a personal quality or ability, or something considered as a manifestation of a personal quality or ability. 980 more words