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Raped and Assaulted, LGBTI Activist Kemal Ördek says: “I’m not well…”

Originally posted on LGBTI NEWS TURKEY:
One of the founders of the Red Umbrella Sexual Health and Human Rights Association (Kırmızı Şemsiye), Kemal Ördek, was raped in their home on Sunday. Kemal Ördek shared the following text with us in…

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We are super heroes

Originally posted on hovercraftdoggy:
The secret life of miniature batman – French artist and photographer Rémi Noël takes a classic ‘Batman’ 1989 movie action figure on a tour of the American Southwest in a fun and surprisingly moving photography series.…

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Being Grateful 7, 8 and 9

Hindsight enables us to be glib, it also enables us to learn. I’m still hoping for the latter.                                           I’ve … Continue reading

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Being Grateful 5 and 6

The last couple of weeks have been bumpy; the usual dissenting voices have picked up the party line and it’s been a struggle to focus on the positive conversations. Reminding myself of the old management trick of focusing on one … Continue reading

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Being Grateful: 4

This week I’ve had a mountain for which I’m grateful. Out of the blue, I received a response to a post I made asking for info about Uncle Trevor.  All of that is better off in another blog, but this … Continue reading

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Being Grateful: 3

Yesterday I was told about the suicide of a friend of a friend. I didn’t know this person but, after some basic research, I found out he had rented a room on the top floor of a hotel and jumped … Continue reading

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Being Grateful: 2

The concept of being mindful of what one has seems to be working. Granted, I’m not yet two weeks into the new year, but I find myself less stressed, more aware of Good Things and more re-connected with my camera. … Continue reading

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