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"You are just like (insert negative person here)"

Posted 11-01-2016 at 06:55 PM by The Dissenter

One thing as someone who had a crappy home life growing up and an extra crappy father, one thing I hated coming up was being told whenever I did something that my mom didn't agree with she without fail uttered this phrase "you are just like your father!" That stung for reasons I will explain below.

My father was an alcoholic, super lazy, probably cheated on my mother, and gave little care to the fact he had a son. So when she said that phrase, she was saying I was no better...
Black Liberal Atheist Nonconformist- sue me!
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Putting it together

Posted 09-19-2016 at 10:23 AM by The Dissenter

My 2016 has been the year where things are at least looking like they are coming together.

After a serious job search, I landed a new job where my responsibility has increased and I feel like I actually contribute in meaningful ways. It has taken an adjustment to working more and people having expectations of you but I feel more fulfilled even if the compensation isn't much more and my commute is longer.

I am finally going to move to a neighborhood I have wanted to...
Black Liberal Atheist Nonconformist- sue me!
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