As great as shows like Transparent are, having a public figure not only come out as trans, but also then use her profile to highlight other trans people’s stories, is irreplaceable. There’s no telling how much good I Am Cait will do for Americans. The best we can hope for is that seeing Jenner’s journey — and the journeys of those around her — will open their hearts.
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You’ve Been Fictionalized!
Or, Is this really what you think of me? The shock of recognition. Twenty-odd years ago, T. C. Boyle asked me about the artists’ colonies I’d been to—he was writing a novel. I described the lunches dropped off on the residents’ porches, the nightly readings and revels. When his book, East Is East, came out, I... Read More »
By Michelle Huneven

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The experience of being fictionalized can be like overhearing people talk about you when they don’t know you’re there.”

Everyone pretends to be normal, but underneath, everyone is living some other life you don’t know about, and if we had a camera on us at all times, we could watch each other’s tapes and find out what each of us is really like.
—  James Franco on Palo Alto

DON’T LET YOURSELF BE CONTROLLED BY YOUR ENVIRONMENT,
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This statement transcends normal awareness going beyond the reality that we indeed need to take back control of our mind, emotions, thoughts and actions.
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We should define ourselves as warriors.
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Yes we are mere humans standing in the very face of an endless universe, but within, we behold power and intent with the capabilities of reaching infinite potentiality. -Javier A. Sagenev- @orphix01 #universe #awakened #transcendence #transend #mind #consciousness #frequency #vibrations #oneness #dimension #energy #love #warrior #awakening #lightwarrior #thoughts #galactic #meditation #wisdom #truth #evolve #starseed #chakras #healing #intuition #loveandlight #art #monk #reality #spiritual