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A motion picture runs before ma eyes
Eyes sore with tears,
Tears watered by pain,
Pain rooted in hatred,
Hatred of the blood that flows in I. 129 more words


How The Disability Blame-Game Works

Having a distinctive trait that separates you from “normal” can easily become a go-to excuse for all of life’s problems. When that trait is living with a disability, it can soon mean that nearly everything is fair game to be blamed on physical impairment. 753 more words

Self-help/Public Digression

31st Jan 2014, 4:36pm

I’m just going to eat ice cream all day and act like we never happened

203. Brew by Number's 16|01

Back to our friends at Brew by Numbers with their quirky super-plain packaging and overly ordered naming system. This is a particularly hoppy “Red Ale” which from my limited wikipedia-based research appears to basically be a dark bitter, not malty like a ruby. 96 more words


What have you been up to?

‘So what are you up to now? Whereabouts are you living?’

These are the questions that fill me with dread. I answer with a laugh in my voice and a little-too-forced grin that doesn’t quite meet my eyes but which I hope suggests endless optimism and possibility.  589 more words


By David C. Egner

They were both righteous before God . . . . But they had no child. —Luke 1:6-7

Barrenness, whether physical or spiritual, can lead to bitterness in some of God’s people. 251 more words

626: my favorite excerpt from: "xiv: a hint of wordplay with a whole lotta' bitterness"

  i just want you to know
  i’m bitter because your
  words were like poetry
  created especially for
  my heart and all you
  wanted to do was stick… 57 more words