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Blissful ignorance?

I spent some of my life as somewhat of a closeted leftist. Not because I didn’t think my values were worth discussing, but more because, as a middle class Brazilian girl in private school, I didn’t exactly grow up in an environment that was very conducive to racial awareness, class consciousness, and feminism. 771 more words


Too much thinking

The more I think, the worse I feel. The more I do, the better I feel.

It’s easier to be ignorant than to be knowledgeable, as ironic as that sounds. 109 more words

No Good

If I had to put myself into a category I guess I’d say I’m an idealist turned cynic. I’m a lot of other things, all people are, but sadly I’m also very, very cynical. 170 more words


Fifteen Things

You have fifteen things
Going on right now, and I
Am not one of them.


She Stays,,,

Holding fast to the narrow view

A sturdy cage of mind

Without a bar

Coloring carefully

Within well placed lines

She draws comfort

From the box of her making… 30 more words


Fifty-Word Story: What Got Left Behind

He tells me he needs a new ID, so he can find a job and help save up for driving school.

What?  His wallet still hasn’t been sent here? 167 more words

Rambling On...

I am THAT Allergy Mama - Ice Cream Truck Ignorance Is Bliss

As our son was standing at the window yesterday I heard him exclaim, “Mom! There’s a short moving van driving in circles. And it plays MUSIC! 500 more words