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What an Actual Open Relationship Agreement Looks Like

Considering opening up your relationship can be a terrifying decision.

This is not how I entered the world of consensual nonmonogamy, but in my first marriage this was an idea we’d considered to solve for our waning intimacy. 1,477 more words

Polyamory

Words Escape Me

I am speechless, I can’t think of anything appropriate to say at the moment.  I don’t think that this is related to Alzheimer’s or dementia, as I had a clear train of thought and then poof my words had vanished.  583 more words

Essays

PORTRAIT PAINTING OR INSTANT PHOTO

This is an essay which takes a reflective look at the transition to digital photography from portrait painting.

We must first pose the question – has the instant photo replaced the portrait painting forever? 472 more words

Teaching

Working on it

Admin Note: I will post study notes on Wednesdays, 6 AM Central Time US.

I have been plugging away at my notes, and I have been trying to survive the heat wave that has hit. 324 more words

Alcoholics Anonymous

In the End, it Does Matter.

If what follows helps someone, anyone, even a tiny bit then it’ll be worth it. ‘Cause in the end, it does matter. You matter.

Warning: mentions of past thoughts of suicide & Chester Bennington’s death… 932 more words

Essays

Weak 

“SUICIDE IS FOR THE WEAK”

– Why is suicide considered a cowardice act? When in fact most, if not all people at some point or another fear death. 796 more words

Writing

The contemporary slave

To prevent slaves from attempting escape, and to keep them in a perpetual state of demeaning servitude, slavemasters skillfully devised a nefarious tactic that we can call “overworking”. 597 more words

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