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My Gender Is A Journey

Over a year ago, I wrote a short essay to reflect on the dynamic and fluid (rather than fixed and static) nature of my gender identity.  1,807 more words


Live Long And Prosper

Today we lost Leonard “Mr. Spock” Nimoy.


My fondest memories are watching Star Trek, the original series in reruns and the movies, with my father and brother. 183 more words


Dreams are slipping further away

I looked back and reflected today, what have I changed or accomplished since I started my blog 3 1/2 months ago ? Well the God honest truth is ….. 400 more words

Fat kid

Call me sensitive, but my blood pressure rises when certain groups are called out in society and the media for ridicule.

For example, the non-thin among us. 473 more words

Childhood Obesity

Brill: chameleon fish protein

Brill, Scophthalmus rhombus, is part of the family of Bothidae, and the species is larger and appreciated that. His wide body, rhomboid and asymmetrical, is devoid of scales, is characterized by the presence of both eyes are on the left side of the head, her dyed brown stained dark which varies according to the ground on which the fish moves to merge with sandy bottoms in which he lives. 111 more words


If Only....

I read an article today about a woman who has had 5 kids and says she is happier being fat than thin. I read the article and was motivated to accept myself as is for about 5 minutes. 624 more words

Render to Caesar and to God

Yesterday I celebrated Presidents’ Day by preparing my tax return for the IRS. Without going into too much detail about my finances, the following formula seems an accurate description of taxes. 239 more words