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"Why is your younger sister so much better than you?"

How insecurities, mistakes, and culture made me hate my favorite person.

Being the eldest sibling in a first generation immigrant family entails many things. Firstly, you’re the debut of an unspoken entity—the precedent in which all younger siblings are expected to follow. 1,120 more words

Love to Hate

Being a professional dancer is a delicate balance between feeling like Misty Copeland on opening night, and feeling like Gollum after he loses the Ring. My poor husband can attest to the constant swings of emotion between booking gigs, bad rehearsals, performances, and auditions that we all feel. 515 more words

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Nintendo Has Made Some Terrible Mistakes But Why Do We Still Love It?

Relationships are an awfully complicated matter. By managing to affect our emotions in ways we sometimes did not even know were possible, they make us feel like heaven even when the slightest details click together, but – at the same time – a tiny mishap may cause a hurricane of emotions that, when not properly handled, can create a big deal of hurting. 1,739 more words


Bold bitter acid

Bitter acid
Bold and black
Your paint my teeth
Stained burnt brown
Burn my throat
Rise up like yellow bile

Bitter and black
You run through my veins… 118 more words

Freebie Time!

Free full-length historical romance novel, Caerwin and the Roman Dog! This special offer ends June 30, 2017. To get in on this deal, sign up for Liz’s Hot News, a free monthly newsletter. 102 more words

Roman Britain

Holy Ground

All the doors are open in this bolthole,
but none of them lead to you.
I, with my arms wide open,
am a curiosity.
I do nothing but gather dust. 111 more words

You, Pakistan


Yes, before 1968, you said, “I love America.”


Long before then. I still do, though that feeling has changed in the face of it.

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