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Biting the Ears Off the Race

The likely presidential nominee for the Republican party has proudly accepted the endorsement of a convicted rapist, the disgraced boxer Mike Tyson, gloating that “You know, all the tough guys endorse me.” This outrage du jour from the Donald J. 477 more words

Politics

BEAUTY Beyond Darkness by Lilla Benigno - A Book Review

BEAUTY Beyond Darkness

by Lilla Benigno

When I had discovered my mother was Italian, I was excited because I had heard and read so much about the wonderful large Italian families where everyone loved everyone, where there was always plenty of food and laughter at big long tables. 860 more words

REVIEWS Of BOOKS In My Collection

Children say oh!

“If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans.” -James Herriot… 730 more words

Love

The Bigger Person

Monsters live in human bodies
they look and act like the rest of us
they rape you
abuse you
traumatize you
they fuck you up… 51 more words

Poetry

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Element Value Value Standard dc.title To Kill a Mockingbird dc.creator Lee, Harper, 1926-2016 dc.subject Racism, Lawyers, Fathers and daughters, Race relations LCSH dc.description 175 more words

Depressed and Painful Memories

So these past few days have kinda sucked. I am still not sleeping and am feeling mildly depressed. My anxiety has been out of control and same with the panic attacks. 297 more words

Abuse

The Hazard of the Dennis Hasterts of the World and Their Supporters

You silence will not protect you. ~ Audre Lorde
Well… I don’t know about you, but I have always been a “Hey, the emperor has no clothes type of gal!” Remembering being a prolific reader as a child, wanting to read every book I touched, I can still see myself reading and rereading the famous Hans Christian Andersen story where the phrase originated. 687 more words