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Targeted Individuals Speak Out HR2 Jaami (NY) Tyrone (StLouis) | FLOW OF WISDOM

This is hour two of my conversation with two targeted individuals that called into my show. Jaami from NY says she has been under a unique type of torture. 33 more words

Flow Of Wisdom Radio

American Mary (2013)

Review first published by Little White Lies

American Mary opens with fragmented images of a turkey. If this is a selfconscious expression of anxiety from writers/directors  423 more words

Voluntary Holes

So, piercings (also classified as body modifications) have been around for centuries. Over time, they escalated in complexity and body area. Today, piercings – besides earlobes – have come to have rather negative implications. 257 more words

some of my tattoos!

these are some of my tattoos. i’m exhibiting them here, upon the request of another blogger. they’re all by Greg Kulz in San Francisco. he’s an amazing artist and tattooist, a good friend, too. 48 more words

Punk Kids Get Tattoos

My beloved mother’s cemented opinion of body art has been made abundantly clear to me over the past few months. The reason for our heated discussions on this kind of “decoration” is the fact that I am in the process of receiving my first blow. 467 more words

Diary

Here's What It Looks Like When Someone Has Their Belly Button Cosmetically Removed

See that up there? That’s a perfectly normal, healthy bellybutton. What you’re about to see is not. Now, I’m not gonna be all Judgey McJudgerson here. 137 more words

Web Culture

Extreme Body Modifications in Ethiopia

I have always been fascinated with body art and how it can permanently affect someone’s appearance. I have heard about facial scarification in a village in Burkina Faso, about the Kayan Lahwi in Burma and their women with elongated necks, or foot binding in China, but today was the first time I have ever read about the traditions of the Mursi people on the lower Omo River in Ethiopia. 252 more words

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