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The dream of a feel-good love story

I welcome beautiful dreams, those that make me smile when I awake, those that leave a heart-pinching feeling of intoxication, those that cannot be forgotten. I welcome the stories in dreams, those that make me want, the moment I open my eyes, to grab the pen and scratch down the dream-words I’m chasing in my head to form enough literary picture to satisfy the writer in me. 770 more words


Guest Post: Recovering from NPD: My Journey to Self-Awareness

I’m proud to share this guest post with all of you, written by a woman, Yara Aiko, who not too long ago, identified herself only as a victim of narcissistic abuse, having been her mother’s scapegoat during childhood. 1,740 more words

Narcissistic Personality Disorder


“Dreams are not those which you see while sleeping but dreams are those which don’t let you sleep before fulfilling them”-A.P.J Abdul Kalam

Dreams form an important part of human life. 1,204 more words


The Contradiction of The Natural Hair Community

The natural hair community is people with natural, afro-texturized hair coming together to support and love each other. It was created in the 1960s, during the civil rights era, because of the natural hair movement. 1,809 more words


Threading the Temporal Needle: The Dada Movement's Flight From Time

Many Dadaist authors accept the malleable and elusive nature of trying to aphoristically define “Dada” in a traditional line definition. To that end, my own survey of the Dada movement has been tailored towards proposing my own definition. 3,938 more words


The Process of Theatre Representation: Sometimes Frustrating, Always Rewarding

Like most things, parity won’t happen over night. As much as I would love to wake up one morning and find blogs like this suddenly unnecessary, I know in my heart that won’t be the case for sometime, if ever, during my lifetime. 624 more words


A Platform-In-Progress

By Kate Gace Walton

As I think through how exactly to plug into the Rebel Alliance (yep, quiet as I’ve been since the election, I’m still preoccupied with that question), I want to firm up my “platform.” I think doing so will help steer me in the right direction. 308 more words