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A Gay Dad Takes on the Frozen-Hating Mormon Grandmother

Originally posted on evoL =:
Last week a self defined Mormon grandmother named Kathryn Skaggs wrote a blog in an effort to alert the world that the movie Frozen was targeting children with a “gay agenda”.  In a sense, she was…

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It could be a peaceful little village from the pages of a Tolkien novel, except that it only exists in my head, when I’m asleep and dreaming. I often find myself there at some point during my sleep cycle. The … Continue reading

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Appalling From Facebook

Originally posted on Beautiful Haibun:
In yet another example of cheap and easy racism against the Roma gypsy people, Europe’s largest minority, Facebook refuses to take a page down called “Gypsies To The Gas Chambers.” More here, from May I…

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‘Hard working people’ doesn’t work for me…

Originally posted on Paul Bernal's Blog:
There are few expressions that annoy me more than ‘hard working people’ – and few that we hear more in the current political climate. There are so many things wrong with it that…

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Title reveal! Our new Anthology

Originally posted on Writer's Block:
A little while ago, I discussed the search for a new name for an Anthology I’m putting together. It’s always a tricky process – finding something which captures the essence of a work, and…

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Shackles of the Mind

Originally posted on Arranging Reality:
This post has been hanging around in my files for quite a while.  I’ve finally got round to posting it.   I spent the first 30 years of my life not knowing I had a…

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And So The Growing And Pickling Season Begins

Here at Tribble Towers the garden is really coming to life. Chives are prevalent and attracting Honey Bees, Garlic is growing, Mange Tout and Beetroot are doing well… and then there are my borders, in which I’m growing some amazing … Continue reading

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Together They Weeped

Originally posted on terry1954:
Hobo Help me, please someone help me. I am drowning. People walking each direction. No one stopping but each person looking. No one getting involved. Too busy  living, distracted minds. One soul tossed a few coins…

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How Hope Orchard Cured Me Of My Fear Of Dogs

I have always been a Dog lover. Always. I grew up with a beautiful Dog, would talk to other Dog walkers and make friends with their Dogs… And in my twenties I was mauled by a German Shepherd. I still … Continue reading

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Guest Post: The Bells of St John: Doctor Who Episode Review

Hi dear readers! It feels like an age since my last Who review for the Christmas special. Exciting times are ahead, what with the 50th anniversary this year, a new companion, new (and old) mysteries to solve and what looks … Continue reading

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