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transracial

 

What is Transracial?

I’ve seen a lot of people comparing the “Transracial” situation to Transgender/Transsexual and I’d like to explain a thing real quick: Transracials are kids who were raised by parents of a different race than their own. That’s because, aside from people of color not being able to shed their race when it’s convenient, race identity […]

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The Dangers of LGBTQIA Representation

I was asked this last weekend a good question regarding Caitlyn Jenner’s very public announcement of her transition: how do I think this will affect pre-teens and children growing up who see people of different Gender Identities and Sexualities on TV? Will there be confused kids or kids just following a trend? I tried to […]

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The Diva Cup

This is going to be a bit of a TMI blog post, but I feel compelled to wax poetic about the silicone shot glass between my legs. The first time I heard about a Diva Cup, one of my writer friends was raving about it on her livejournal and I was so confused. Why would […]

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How to Respond When Someone’s Anxious

From an evolutionary perspective, our brains do not like to be satisfied with what we have. Our brains also like to prepare us for things that might happen in the future. Sometimes, these two functions go crazy and a person ends up with ANXIETY. In more severe cases, an Anxiety Disorder. Anxiety is like the […]

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A Career in Two Parts

Lately, I’ve stopped thinking of my writing career and my web development career as two different careers. I’m starting to think of them as a single career with two different parts that are often intertwined. Every website I build has little bits of information built in for me to use. I know more about eye […]

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Things you should know before you buy a Hermit Crab

There are a lot of pets out there that parents get for their children to teach them responsibility: Hamsters, mice, betta fish, goldfish, turtles. A lot of these are considered easy to care for and throw away pets. Hermit Crabs is one of those pets that are considered easy to care for but actually are […]

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