Civil Rights: The Fight is Not Yet Over

The fight for Civil Rights began decades ago, and the war continues as new struggles emerge. From the year 1954 to the year 1968, the Civil Rights Movement marked the struggle for black people in America to receive the same treatment under the law as white citizens. Although 1968 marks the end of this revolution,Continue reading “Civil Rights: The Fight is Not Yet Over”

I Wrote Another Poem

Almost Home As I close my eyes and try to drift off to sleep I hear the hum of the engine and the whoosh of the road under the tires. I feel you take my hand and kiss my knuckles, whispering “we’ll be home soon.” I feel the steady tremble of the car as itContinue reading “I Wrote Another Poem”

Who’s That Misanthrope?

Merriam Webster defines misanthrope as “a person who hates or distrusts humankind.” [2] This trusted etymological repository further explains that “Misanthrope comes from the Greek misanthrōpos “hating humankind” and was very likely popularized by the French playwright Moliere’s Le Misanthrope, which depicts a bitter critic of society who chooses exile over contact with other people…It is one of severalContinue reading “Who’s That Misanthrope?”

One of My Favorite Recipes

Here in the USA, Thanksgiving is tomorrow so I wanted to share with all of you my favorite mac & cheese recipe! It’s very easy to follow and customizable to fit your own unique tastes. I don’t add breadcrumbs as a topping as that’s not something I enjoy on mac & cheese. Bon appetit! Source:Continue reading “One of My Favorite Recipes”

Meet My Sims: Amethyst and Hilda

My last post was about the sim versions of Aziraphale and Crowley, and this is a follow up post about the sim versions of myself and Hilda who make up the third and fourth members of my sim family. I’ve been playing The Sims for a long time, and during that time I have neverContinue reading “Meet My Sims: Amethyst and Hilda”

Meet My Sims: Aziraphale and Crowley

I have been playing The Sims since the early 2000s when The Sims 2 debuted. Since then, I’ve played The Sims 3, and I currently play The Sims 4. In The Sims 4, I decided to expand upon my fictional family that I previously wrote about which is based on Good Omens and the roleplayContinue reading “Meet My Sims: Aziraphale and Crowley”

Hilda

Hilda, one of the few plus-size pin-ups of the 1950s is the creation of illustrator Duane Bryers. From 1957 to 1985, Bryers generated over two hundred gorgeous paintings of this voluptuous ginger beauty for a series of calendars released by printing company, Brown & Bigelow. Atypical for the era and ahead of her time, HildaContinue reading “Hilda”

My Cat, Graham

One summer afternoon in May of 2017, I was casually browsing the adoption page of my local animal shelter website. I often pass the time looking at adorable animals on the internet. Their cute furry faces always make me smile when I am feeling down. I never expected to see the loveable face of aContinue reading “My Cat, Graham”

Good Omens Inspires

Good Omens has served as an inspiration to many people since its 2019 premier on Amazon Prime. The show has sparked the creativity of artists, writers, cosplayers, prop makers, and dozens more creative people too numerous to list. It is the writers of Good Omens fan works in particular who have captivated me the mostContinue reading “Good Omens Inspires”