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Cinco De Mayo! Or, Translated Into "American": Another "Get Sh*tfaced Day!"

Today is “CINCO DE MAYO”! Which translates to  May 5th. In case the rest of your white friends haven’t told you as you drunkenly go on about how “Today their people won their independence man”, as they drink slightly cheaper drinks and eat slightly cheaper food in certain restaurants, it’s about time to clear this up. 566 more words

I'm Gonna Miss So Much

I got a text from a friend of mine while I was on my porch last night, PBR in hand, taking a break from packing. She just gave birth to her baby and was letting me know the details. 792 more words


A Wild Life

Seeking to master my Armchair Zen is a constant challenge, a complicated prospect. Studies are a staccato of moments plucked from days immersed and submerged in a modern techno-monetary society. 1,391 more words

Observations From The Soft Chair



Wrapped within this moment,
right here where I am,
I pause just for a bit
to reflect upon life
and love and things that are… 177 more words


Your Mountain or Mine?

The brilliant rays of sunshine danced through the store window, gently stroking each of her hand sewn dresses. Its beams bounced off of her sequenced handbags casting patterns on the little store’s ceiling. 768 more words



Hypocritical. That’s what we are.

We cut trees to make way for “Save the environment” signs.

We talk of water conservation but don’t want to shorten our showers. 278 more words


Look backwards to move forwards

Texture by Kim Klassen; Waterfront 7 Magic, 100% soft light

To look backwards for a while is to refresh the eye,
to restore it, and to render it more fit for  285 more words