I was 6 the first time I saw a penis other than my father’s. My grandmother’s neighbor had a son, Bobby, about my age. He pulled the line on me, “I’ll show you mine if you show me yours.” I didn’t even know what he meant until he pulled my shirt up and then pulled […]

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not one more

very excited to check the mailbox this morning to find this bracelet waiting. I will wear it and tell people about it because I believe in safer communities. I am taking a stand against gun violence. I proudly join the movement to say “Not One More.” I refuse to accept the toll gun violence takes […]

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plus this

so yeah. the internet is all abuzz about plus-sized models finally earning their┬áspots inside the coveted Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition. and it seems the people are in a tizzy. a thin tizzy. because you know what? there are so many things wrong with this topic that it almost makes me ill that I’ve decided to […]

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