The one about the gay community.

I don’t ever recall becoming aware of what being gay or lesbian meant. I was a child in the 90’s, I don’t think it was something people exactly talked about, especially with the AIDS epidemic getting a stronghold back then. I’m not gay, so being aware of it all or even knowing what it meant…… Continue reading The one about the gay community.

In This World…

In this world, there is pain and hate. People get killed for being different. Women get shunned for speaking up against their attackers, for being at the wrong place at the wrong time, for calling attention to themselves. Innocent people get locked up for years for crimes they did not do while those with blood…… Continue reading In This World…

I Still Miss School.

Sometimes you are aware when your great moments are happening, and sometimes they rise from the past. Perhaps it’s the same with people. ~James Salter I wasn’t exactly popular in high school. I was quiet and bookish, the type of girl who kept to herself for the most part. It wasn’t that I didn’t want…… Continue reading I Still Miss School.