Category: community

Redefining Importance

Photo Credit: Despite an abrupt push into adulthood – and let me be clear from the beginning that this was of my own volition, my parents didn’t give me any ultimatums at 16 – I’ve reached far beyond what anyone’s

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On Promoting Ourselves

So far, this year I’ve read 16 books.  I can’t tell you if that’s better or worse than any other year because I never used to keep track of them.  I have a goal of reading at least 50 books

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Harassment in the Least Expected of Places

I’ve been working a long time.  A lot longer than most people I know in my age range.  Part of that was due to a strong penchant for disliking boredom and work kept me busy.  When I was a kid,

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The Place We Went to Yesterday – Reader Q&A

Anyone that knows me knows that there is a soft spot in my heart for the LGBTQ community.  Not only because I have many gay friends and family, but because I’ve identified as bisexual for as long as I can

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I’ve Got a Face That’s Made for Violence

There has been much talk about domestic violence lately thanks to the Ray Rice Incident.  I’ve seen quite a lot of vitriol on both sides of the argument and it’s been rather distressing.  On the one hand, I see people

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The Power of Community

Yesterday, I stumbled across GoFundMe when a friend linked to a particular crowd funding page.  While I found it interesting, I didn’t connect with the story on a number of levels but admittedly most of all it was because of

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