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Communicative Photographic Objects and the Archive of the Self

Martin Lister’s fascinating article, “Overlooking, Rarely Looking, and Not Looking” problematizes the sheer mass of digital photography stored online and on hard drives of cell phones, cameras, and computers. 411 more words


Chapter 3, Day 85: Native American

Today is March 26, 2015 and it was a pretty bad day. The highlight of it was seeing Kayj’s (Alexa’s) grandfather and members of an authentic Native American tribe. 53 more words


Men We Reaped

by Jesmyn Ward

ISBN 978-1-60819-765-1

“If Demond’s family history wasn’t so different from my own, did that mean we were living the same story over and over again, down the through the generations? 576 more words


Of Bathory and Smoking in the Rain

There isn’t much to talk about these past few days. Personally, I’ve been ensconced in a modicum of depression, and not a small amount of self-loathing. 659 more words


The Life I Could Have Had

In my mid-twenties
I applied to and was accepted
Into the Princeton graduate / post-graduate program
In Philosophy

I had been accepted by two of the three other places I applied… 368 more words

Original Poems

6 Word Memoir, Part 1

For a fun, challenging writing (and journaling!) challenge, check out the site 6 Word Memoirs and then make your own little autobiography! For additional fun (yep, this is my kind of fun) make those 6 words all artsy: 15 more words


Overexposed and Out In the Open

The title perfectly describes how I feel right now. Totally out in the open for everyone to see and judge and to be honest, I can’t deal with it. 358 more words