To my friends who voted for Biden:

I don’t think any less of you. I am not angry with you. I will not spew generalized hate about half the people in this country because we disagree. I respect your liberty, your choice, and your vote. I am sad to know that respect does not flow both ways. I am sad to read […]

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Snowden: Did He Commit Treason?

I wrote this Opinion and Order in a Judicial Decision Making class at Portland State. It is one of my favorite classes I’ve taken, mostly because the professor didn’t shove leftist/Marxist rhetoric masked as fact down our throats. This professor offered readings and lectures from all angles and trusted us, as the students, to decide […]

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Anthology of Abuse: February 20, 2015

I will admit, when reading through my old entries preparing them for publication, it is hard not to censor myself. It is hard not to trim pieces out that point to my weakness and fragility at the time, because I am such a different person now. Something inside me tells me that it is embarrassing […]

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Anthology of Abuse: January 28, 2015

I have alluded many times before to the fact that I was in a very bad, very abusive relationship for a long time when I was a young(er) adult. I have wanted to tackle it through my writing so many times in the past, but it has always been a daunting task. I have journals […]

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#8cantwait

It is clear – no matter what side of the aisle you are on – that our country is changing. We’ve watched it unfold since the tragic, nauseating, senseless murder of George Floyd on May 25. Unfortunately, this isn’t the first time we have seen this series of events unfold in America. And even more […]

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