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The Path of Bigotry

(I am a gamer and, as such, I like to look for patterns and balances in things of the real world. It is fruitless as the real world tends to be wiggly and hard to quantify with rules like a video game or table top role-playing game is but, sometimes, even these attempts can help me understand the world a bit more. 2,775 more words


courageous? brave? perhaps not

People have called me courageous.  Having spent 30+ years hiding and in denial, I have difficulty accepting that label.  I think Sir Edmund Hillary was courageous.   286 more words



Izzy nodded, and Emma decided that was enough. It was all she could really say. She got into the car, and pulled the door closed, and started the engine. 30 more words



“Yeah, that,” Emma said, relieved.

“I won’t.”

“Please don’t.”

“I said I won’t.”

“And I’m saying, please really try not to.”



Izzy kept looking at her, waiting.

“Yeah,” Emma said, and got into her car after all. “I don’t know.”

“Don’t let things get weird?” Izzy said.



Emma nodded, and started to get into her car. Then she stopped, and leaned on the top of the door. “Hey,” she said. “Ah… about everything tonight…” 22 more words