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Nighttime Musings

I’ve been hit harder than i expected with fatigue when I take my pills. UGH. I am so tired I can’t even see straight. The pain isn’t as strong as I expected, but the pills I’m taking aren’t really taking … Continue reading

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I’m Still Here

I’ve had no words for the past few days. Maybe it’s because someone I love has lost someone she loves. I keep looking for words to offer comfort, but there are no words that can take away that loss and … Continue reading

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Creativity Needs Some Kind of Community

Sometimes I don’t get out very much. I got lucky the past couple of months to see favorite authors in the city, but in a sense I’m still homebound. When I’ve spent too much time alone, I find that there’s … Continue reading

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I’m Not Your Inspiration Porn!!

” Let’s talk a little bit about “inspiration porn.” If you don’t know what that is yet, and you clearly have been living under a rock if you haven’t heard that phrase, Wikipedia gives us a matter-of-fact definition. The term … Continue reading

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Silence Will Never Save Me

I am having trouble finding my voice on this blog and in the work-in-progress I’ve been sharing with you. I decided to write about it today, and went looking for something to jumpstart my writing. This quote from Audre Lorde … Continue reading

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Coming Out of the Closet

My experience with sexuality and dating was limited. I didn’t date at all in high school, and the once or twice I went out with a guy I liked in college, I never actually knew if it was a date. … Continue reading

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Creativity Provides Access to Creativity!

Chicago’s Red Theater is translating Shakespeare for its new show: They’re putting his verse into American Sign Language. by Aaron Sarver “The first time I saw sign language onstage, it filled me with anxiety. There was no way in, and … Continue reading

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