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The Tortilla Thief

Okay… i’m failing.

For over 30 years, Mylove, Marcy, was the dog whisperer of our family. Seriously. We had, over the course of 32 years together… three, six… nine… thirteen official pets (8 doggies, 4 cats, 3 opossums and two doves) that were part or our family… as well as revolving door of literally (not exaggerating here) 100’s of rescue animals (yes, she was that into it) sometimes there was many as 30 baby opossums in our office at one time. 2,590 more words

A Memoir On Women

Content Warning: Rape, sexual assault, sexism.

Sex Object: A Memoir by Jessica Valenti 

206 pages

HarperCollins Publishers New York, New York

After reading the first essay of this memoir, I am reminded of a Maya Angelo quote: “Each time a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.” I say that because that is what this book is– a memoir for all women.

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Who Could Ever Understand?

“What’s the frequency, Kenneth?” is your

Benzedrine
I was branded, locked out, not

not up to speak

I always pegged you

for Indian Stream
…Time fashioned on the outsider’s screen: 156 more words

Politics

New Wine & Old Wineskins: Gender Roles In Marriage and Family Interactions

             My next door neighbor brought an issue to my table. Her boyfriend said something which didn’t sit well with her. He said “…abi you ladies dier now that you are home, your lives should revolve around cooking and cleaning… 857 more words

Gender

The updated dream guy

Image credits: We heart it

It has been a long time ever since I wrote the blog titled “My dream guy”(https://colourfulwind.wordpress.com/2018/04/24/my-dream-guy/).

It was nothing more than an ode to the quality of understanding. 397 more words