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YikYak Conversations

For those that don’t know, I “met” someone through yikyak this past week.  After some conversation on the anonymous social media platform, I decided to send him a kik after he gave me his username: something I was sort of reluctant/scared to do because I have a bad experience with the application.   382 more words

COMING OUT OF MY CAGE

A Letter to Her

The following is a letter I wrote when conducting a speed typing activity the other day.  It’s addressed to a best friend that….well, isn’t my friend anymore.   354 more words

COMING OUT OF MY CAGE

A Lifetime Ago

One of the perks of being alone, most of the time, is just that: you have a lot of time to yourself.  How you choose to spend that time determines how productive you are; whether or not you make a change in the world. 450 more words

COMING OUT OF MY CAGE

Where to start?

Today marks my 6th day in Spain.

Whoa, that went 0-100 real quick.  Let me turn back the clock just a little bit…..

Friday, December 11th… 555 more words

COMING OUT OF MY CAGE

On My Illegitimate Baby and Other Reasons I am Leaving My Job

My co-workers are starting to ask why I am leaving my job next week. For posterity, I have recorded my responses.

1 – I’m leaving to go have my illegitimate baby… 514 more words

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If You Love It, Let It Go: Embracing Self-Imposed (if Painful) Change

I dug my claws into a job listing and I did not let go until it was mine.

I had been dormant, unemployed for a year, and I suddenly woke up and was hungry for function. 1,031 more words

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Quick post: How it feels to be me

“We can’t be angry but must defend our people. We can’t be sad but must deal with constant racism AND sexism quietly…” This tweet perfectly sums up how I’ve been feeling lately. 698 more words

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