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The Female Body Is Not A Clean Slate

I recently visited a gallery where a fairly well known artist was celebrating the opening of his exhibition. The appeal of new work from this particular artist attracted a large crowd. 1 030 mots de plus

Non-fiction

All a little hush-hush

(Art in banner courtesy of Z-GrimV)

This is me not talking about it. Trying very hard not to talk about it. It’s the hardest thing I’ve had to do tbh, but I can at least reflect upon how I got to this point. 321 mots de plus

Writing

Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds

Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds (9781481438254)

Released October 24, 2017.

When Will’s older brother Shawn is murdered in front of him, Will knows what he has to do. 338 mots de plus

Book Reviews

Captive

cold,
dark, dank
stone walls
prison bars
footsteps
dread
blinding light
fierce pain
numb

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Poetry

Little deputies

There are no bad men but sometimes—if we misunderstand, cannot see or are confused about something—we act badly. We become inflated, dogmatic, violent. We talk about the bottom line as if it were philosophically significant, about God as if we’ve been deputized.

Keith Ashford

YWCA's Week Without Violence aims to help women

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) — The YWCA is hosting their Week Without Violence the week of October 16-20, 2017. Week Without Violence is part of a global movement to end violence against women and girls with YWCAs across the country and around the world.   150 mots de plus

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