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Resolution in Florida

Sen. Marco Rubio and Gov. Rick Scott have begun to use the response of “I’m not a scientist” whenever asked about climate change. Pretty…

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Part 4: LA by Jerri Sparks

The 4th installment in Mrs.Johnson’s Home for Broken Boys. The morning after Randy Brown and I broke up, I drove to my parents’ home…

So This is Life by Carissa Cicchini

Don’t you see? Your body sprouts out flowers from the crevices in which the demons broke you. The tallied marks that line your skin…

Figment’s Featured Writer: Lauren Sapp

Figment.com is an amazing site “where writers write, meet, create, share, and connect,” and each week Figment features one of their members. The “Featured Fig” is interviewed, and five…

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15 Perfect Pet Costumes

Do you love looking at pets in costumes? Because I sure do. I’m always the crazy one oohing and ahhhing over every picture online…

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Memoirs of a Little Revolutionary Pt. 3

Read the previous installments of this story here and here. The day after the dissolution of the Maidan was eventful. Hospitals were full of…

October is Fair Trade Month!

October is a month that houses many important holidays (Halloween) and observational days of national import (Halloween), but there are other important hallmarks of…

#WalkForFreedom

Good morning, Germs! Keep your eyes glued to social media today under the hashtag #WalkForFreedom to see a global social justice initiative taking place…

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Day 298

  We love Tajia Viglia’s Disney fan art.  Here is the third in her series on the Rococo Princesses.  Lovely French style.  See more…

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DIY: Masquerade Masks

I love Halloween, and wearing a mask is always a classic costume accessory. Get creative and make your own mask. It’s really simple, really fun, and…

Trick or Treat for UNICEF

Did you know that for less than the cost of a pack of Starburst, you could provide a child with clean water for 40…