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Telling A Story.

We planned a story about an invention. We pretended we were inventing with Richard Trevithick. What would you invent in a story?


Playing the hate: on being the top in a degradation scene

Content Note: Discussion of “forced fantasy”/”rape” roleplay, race play, body shaming play, slut shaming play and general topics of that nature that may be distressing to some readers. 1,489 more words


Hindering Progress

Digging through ghostly shards

pummeling the words that shout from within

understanding too much,

the vice grip of constant anxiety

offers the spoken words access that no one can fully know. 37 more words


Chinese is an Elegant Language

A month ago, I would have said that the Chinese language sounds harsh and choppy.  Today, however, as a beginner, I am beginning to appreciate the beauty of the language, both in its written forms and spoken sounds.   420 more words


We are reading and writing Chinese

Here is our assignment for tomorrow in Han zi and Pinyin. It is a simple dialogue:

What is your name?
My name is Ryan. 17 more words


Appropriate for Ages 3 - 6 Years Old

Our teacher, Li Hong, is using flash cards appropriate for ages 3-6 to drill us in correct pronunciation for vowels and consonants. After three days, we still have some trouble with a couple of sounds, but we are getting better. 187 more words


I am More Than My Body

Wavering, derelict shouts hold different ideas about want.

Careening words push and shove their way out of my mouth,

the chatter cannot be reined in no matter how hard I try. 50 more words