Transcending Gender

Recently there has been a lot of talk in the media about LGBT rights and issues. These rights and issues have always been important to me in different ways throughout my life. I haven’t always been conscious of them, but looking back, they were always there. Introduction: a Question In some shape or form, transgenderism, … …read more

Addiction Replacement Therapy

Old News #6, Monday, June 15th, 2015: Withdrawal Precedes Addiction We can all get addicted to something–music, nature, surfing, love, heroin, cocaine, pork. But we don’t consider something an addiction if it doesn’t hurt us. Addiction is behavior. It is often repetitive, obsessive and omnipresent behavior. It is the hurt and even death that separates … …read more

About Fiction

Yo people, There are many things to say about this writer’s topic and her thoughts about it. Her name is Elif Shafak and this was shot, I believe, in July 2010 in Oxford, England. Elif Shafak: The Politics of Fiction Here’s some ramblings: Fiction doesn’t break boundaries, people do. I like what she says about … …read more