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"Don't stop caring though."

Today has been a bit of a somber day. I didn’t share this tidbit in my earlier post. I wanted that entry to stand alone and be hopeful. 1,953 more words

Mental Health

Words of Love and Support

I thought this morning, when I woke up to a rebuttal from an abolishionist who was questioning the mental sanity of not only me but also my industry. 2,701 more words

Sex Work

Glimpse into Grief - The Introduction

It has been a while since I have made a post but this post brings promise of future updates. I have written a four part series titled “Glimpse into Grief” which is a meditation on loss for the Dave Nee Foundations quarterly newsletter. 985 more words

Depression

New Data Shows Female Circumcision Remains a Growing Problem in the U.S.

Aissata Camara was 11-years-old living in Guinea when she was forced down, her legs spread open and cut.

“I don’t think I felt ever that type of a fear,” … 734 more words

Global

Talk Back

Emmeline survived a suicide attempt and made a list of the reasons why she had tried to take her life. Far from finding the topic of suicide taboo — she candidly opened up in her post “ 607 more words

Mental Health

The Beauty Myth--Think About it.


While I’m in favor of encouraging women to feel confident and happy, I worry that today’s body positivity focuses too much on affirming beauty and not enough on deconstructing its necessity. 1,405 more words

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A-Z Blogging Challenge – Theme: Homelessness

O =Ordinary

Although the theme of this challenge is homelessness I want to explain a little more about what it has meant to me. 530 more words

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