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Fiction: Get Out (152 words)

This was going to be the one to break free. I was really hoping that I would be able to get my daughter out, but she just wasn’t ready yet.  130 more words

Fiction

Retreating with our Rights: The Decline in Global Freedom

George Goodfriend, JHU:

In the twenty-first century, Americans often take their personal liberties for granted. Over the past half-decade, the United States has made great strides in a multitude of social movements, including the legalization of same-sex marriage and the advancement of racial equality. 958 more words

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Making War

Jeremy Hanson sat nervously in the corner of the bar. He waited while a second man ordered a beer and brought it and a glass to the table. 1,219 more words

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New Sensation

enjoying this moment, stillness
with a hint of playfulness,
as i lay on my stomach, wait for a
much awaited package from my favorite author, 90 more words

Prose

Offended? Go Fuck Yourself.

Does that headline offend you? If is does then this is for you:

Step 1: Pull your pants down.

Step 2: Reach between your legs. 148 more words

America

New Moon in Aquarius and Happy Year of the Fire Monkey!

The new moon in Aquarius was exact at 6:39am PST this morning, harkening in the Year of the Red Fire Monkey in the Chinese zodiac.  The Chinese New Year begins on the second new moon after the Winter Solstice.  564 more words

Astrology

Vows

The vows are read out
One by one
We commit ourselves to our Saviour
And He commits to us
Through the times of plenty
And through the storms… 218 more words

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