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I wanted to write about the pointless killing of an unarmed black kid by a police officer.

I wanted to write about the double standard that exists in America… that results in a Caucasian man being able to carry a gun into public place with no issue but a Black man picking up a toy gun in  a Walmart gets gunned down by cops.

I wanted to write about depression, and how it is a disease, not a state or frame of mind that one should just get over… regardless of how good their life seems from the outside.

I wanted to write about the value of life and humanity, but felt like it was an act futility.



Understated Luxury

I went to see a dentist the other day because I was having issues with my jaw.  He informed me that I had been grinding my teeth at night. He then proceeded to put his hand on my shoulder and asked if I had been under any stress lately. My first thought was why are you touching me, then I emphatically said no… of course not… why would I be under stress?? Moving to a new city where I have no friends, starting a new job that is essentially throwing me to the wolves… that wouldn’t be the cause of any undue “stress”.

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