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100 Words May 21, 2015- Stonewall Aftermath

While remembering Stonewall, let me note my own minute part in the history of the aftermath. The year after the riot, New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, held the first of what would later become Gay Pride Parades. 63 more words


100 Words- May 20, 2015

Come June, it will be the forty-sixth year of the Stonewall Riots. That was the day gay people in the United States found the balls to say, “Fuck it, we ain’t takin’ your shit no more.” Fitting that June of this year might be the year that gay people have their right to marry be affirmed under the Constitution. 42 more words




Today, as I was having a driving lesson and I drove pass a ‘Vote Labor’ placard, I began to think about how little I know about what I voted for on the 7th May. 446 more words

Flash Fiction For Aspiring Writers - Beneath the Lake

The ducks set down near the stone trail on the waterfront. There is a stonewall between them in the lake and it’s a good thing there is. 221 more words


Word of the day #132


Stone – wall

To block, obstruct, to create a barrier between something.

Example: Despite the peace times there was still a stonewall between the two communities.


The End of the Transformation

It has been a bit of a bittersweet day as we began the demolition of our old Picnic Shelter For anyone that has been following us for a while, you will remember that our Campground began as a Family Farm. 226 more words


Hidden Door




My son and I walk by this wall almost everyday (it was built by patients of an asylum in the 19th century). He looks for this hidden door each time. 65 more words

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