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Bullied For Being Asexual

'But you haven't lived until you've had sex!' declared my friend. Everyone else agreed with her, ganging up on me. I walked away, feeling as if I was somehow broken or damaged. Continue reading »

Racism

The Double Standard of Black Women’s Emotions

Let me start out by admitting I have an attitude/anger issue. Being raised in a violent abusive household, as a teen I had trouble in social situations. I always thought it was because of... Continue reading »

Abuse

Good Intentions Aren’t Enough For Children

When I was in fourth grade, my dad had gotten drunk again. This time he tried to strangle my mom. My mom, my sister, and I spent the night behind a pizza place in... Continue reading »

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