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(ARCH)ON The Road Again

WARNING, Long involved DMV bureaucratic rant.
Proceed at your own boredom.

After almost 30 years, my ARCHON vanity plates, first acquired here, are back on the road.  891 more words


The Crippled Outline

I grew up with Muscular Dystrophy, scoliosis, chronic lung disease, and now my heart is possibly deteriorating. My name is Lily Black, and I’m a twenty-three year old woman that lives in North Carolina. 922 more words


Eleanore Vs. Wanting It All

Dear sentient creatures made up of many wonderful things,

Last night I went out to my friend Nat’s birthday dinner and it was fabulous in every possible way. 1,629 more words

Mr Happy

As everything has been a bit doom and gloom lately I was determined to write a ‘happy’ story. I had a real fight with the grumpy gremlins in my computer who were trying to make it miserable, but I think I won in the end.   1,271 more words

Short Stories

US judge upholds state law requiring vaccinations - SFGate


US judge upholds state law requiring vaccinations
A federal judge refused Friday to block California's new vaccination law, which requires children in public and private schools to be inoculated against 10 contagious illnesses and eliminates an exemption based on their parents' personal beliefs … 49 more words

Disabled and Proud

Earlier this week I had the privilege of attending a forum on living with HIV/AIDS organised by The G-Spot, a student group in Yale-NUS College. The forum featured a panel of three men in their twenties who live with HIV (PLHIV), and I thought it was an important wonderful opportunity to hear from a marginalised and invisible population that we tend not to pay too much attention to except when new statistics arise about just how many more people have been infected this year. 1,229 more words