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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

Hello world! This is Lulu. There is so much joy and beauty all around...we just need to open ourselves up to it. But the real beauty is inside of each of us...in singing our heart song. Explore with me!

I am an artist, traveller, hopeless romantic and dreamer…a bit gypsy, a bit hippy…a wearer of hats and silly stockings. I find prose welling up at beautiful everyday experiences. 90 more words

Art

Here And There

Are you where you always thought you’d be at this point in your life?  How do you feel about the distance between where you are and where you want to be?   381 more words

Reflection

THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING

“Like you, I am human. I am alive. I was here.”

—An Ancient

Yesterday, I woke up a woman

but this morning

I am a man again. 34 more words

Poetry

they'd say gravity's how they got there

I don’t know what I was doing. I don’t know what I am doing.

I feel like any expression of who I am isn’t really who I am and it makes me want to immediately shut up. 883 more words

Anxiety

Ruins and Once-Places: A Psalm (Part Two)

PART TWO: RESERVATIONS WITH A VISITOR

From a restless sleep I am awakened by a sudden knock on the door.

Who stands at the door and knocks?  819 more words

Laments