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by / on February 19, 2017 at 10:54 am / in Culture, Education, Philosophy, Relationships, Sexuality, Society

A Polyamorist View Of Monogamy

We think of monogamy as natural, but it’s actually quite advanced—the trouble is we default to it out of fear instead of choosing it consciously.

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by / on September 11, 2015 at 9:58 am / in Education, Health, Parenting, Philosophy, Relationships, Society

A Letter to My Daughter

I don’t care if he puts his elbows on the table — as long as he puts his eyes on the way your nose scrunches when you smile, and then can’t stop looking.

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by / on January 30, 2014 at 7:52 pm / in Philosophy, Relationships

Date a Boy Who Travels

via Ramon Stoppelenburg @ Date a boy who treasures experience over toys, a hand-woven bracelet over a Rolex. Date the boy who scoffs when he hears the words, “vacation”, “all-inclusive”, or “resort”. Date a boy who travels because he’s not blinded by a single goal but enlivened by many. You might find him in an airport or at a […]

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by / on January 29, 2014 at 12:30 pm / in Philosophy, Relationships

Don’t Date a Girl Who Travels

via Adi Zarsadias @-> She’s the one with the messy unkempt hair colored by the sun. Her skin is now far from fair like it once was. Not even sun kissed. It’s burnt with multiple tan lines, wounds and bites here and there. But for every flaw on her skin, she has an interesting story to tell. Don’t date a […]

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by / on October 1, 2012 at 11:52 pm / in Relationships


Alyssa Hart Recently I heard about a woman who was struggling within a relationship that had become violent.  Concerned about the situation, well-meaning friends urged her to take her two young children and get out of the house.  I don’t know any of the people involved in this situation but the frustration they expressed is commonly heard:  “Why doesn’t she […]

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by / on August 14, 2012 at 9:57 pm / in Dysfunctional family dynamics, Gender, Uncategorized

The Teddy Bear

…they found out that the most popular girl in school and her side kick had beat you up for looking at them wrong, for being, in their words, “a fucking dyke.”

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by / on August 11, 2012 at 10:04 am / in Britain/England/UK, Culture, Education, Gender, Government, Media, Philosophy, Prejudice, Psychology, Relationships, Sexuality, Society

Mr. Mulberry

I am one of those unusual anomalies you find when thinking of political and ideological combinations: a male feminist. I proudly follow and support feminist voices, organisations, individuals and legislation in Britain, as well as the international feminist movements (such as increasing awareness of the Republican Party’s war on women, a literal and mainstream example of the inherent misogyny of […]

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by / on August 11, 2012 at 8:45 am / in Relationships, Taboo Jive Writing Contest Winners

They Thought They Knew It All

“He felt as if he had known her for his entire life. Yet she had still so much learn about him.”

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by / on August 9, 2012 at 2:08 pm / in Culture, Education, Philosophy, Psychology, Relationships, Society

How to Know that You’re in a Controlling Relationship

In any culture or society, women or men can become victims of controlling relationships. Often the controlling behaviors may involve minor things and only over time become more controlling and painful.  The controlled partners in these relationships are leveraged in some seemingly innocent way and become focused on pleasing or going along with the controller just to avoid any major […]

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by / on April 23, 2012 at 8:42 pm / in Miscellaneous, Relationships, Satire, Sexuality, Society, Uncategorized


There is really nothing that special about me, and I don’t view myself as strikingly attractive but men of all ages and marital status seem to be drawn to me. I am quite the tom-boy and lucky enough to have a body to match, even thought I am well into my mid-fifties.

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