It happened. The same thing that always happens. An unarmed African American was killed, the country got up in arms about it, protests and riots/looting ensued. And now we’re more focused on the looting than the ACTUAL MURDER of an unarmed African American man. I get it. Two wrongs don’t make a right. But George … More Grief is a Riot
An adult knows when it is appropriate to joke.
An adult knows when it is appropriate to be sarcastic.
An adult knows to act professionally while on the clock. … More Re: Injecting Disinfectant…but like…sarcastically
Boys…I just don’t even know how to begin. I love you. I love you so so much. More than my own life. I would do anything, ANYTHING to keep you safe. Right now, you’re playing Minecraft, building fantasy worlds filled with mazes and TNT cannons and FNAF statues and towns that are bursting with creativity. … More This isn’t the world I wanted for you.
Through early morning fog I see Visions of the things to be The pains that are withheld from me I realize and I can see That suicide is painless It brings on many changes And I can take or leave it if I please -Johnny Mandel & Mike Altman- It isn’t, though. It’s not painless … More Suicide is(n’t) Painless
Let me start off by stating a few things, for the record: I am a 32 year old white female who knows very little about my own culture, such as it is. My parents immigrated from England in the late 70s and became citizens in the early 80s. I was born here. I don’t know … More Culturally Appropriate
Alright everyone. Sit down and listen. If you’re offended by what follows, then I’m talking to you. If you aren’t, then I’m not. That’s the only half-assed apology I’m going to make for this one. I’m not going to tell you who to vote for, so get the chip off your shoulder. This isn’t … More Think before you speak
I want to say that I am not blind to the fact that the last post I wrote before today’s was not totally in-keeping with today’s message. My belief that parents should parent their children, however, is not contradictory to my belief that we should work harder to support one another instead of attacking one … More I just wanted to take a moment.
Hey…long time no see. Honestly, I haven’t been in much of a blogging mood the past few months. Being fired from a company you considered home where you worked with people you considered family takes it out of you. I’m still really not feeling it, as rejection after rejection piles on top of my … More Regarding compassion
Regardless of why we’re talking about whatever specific social injustice we’re talking about today – you can guaran-damn-tee someone is going to call you out for caring about THAT issue instead of THIS OTHER issue. … More CARING ABOUT [INSERT CURRENT EVENT] DOESN’T MEAN I DON’T CARE ABOUT [INSERT WORLD PROBLEM]