Author Archives: mentaldiva

About mentaldiva

Only dead fish go with the flow--I am not swimming upstream all the time, but I certainly do not merely go with the flow either. Professional female with expectations of equity living in a redneck community needing to express herself!

You too are complicit.

If you support the 45th executive branch, the senate majority person, the speaker of the house (who is distancing himself but certainly not enough), you too are complicit. Of what? If you have to ask, then it is worse than … Continue reading

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Leaning in as much as I can without falling over.

Struggling with my lack of community. After being involved daily with people who need attention; who are finding their way in to the world, I went off to fulfill a goal. Goal completed but I do not have that community … Continue reading

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Not My President

I suppose I should be less political on social media. However as many have said, but Martin Luther King Jr. said it just fine: “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent on things that matter.” He also … Continue reading

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Complicit

Complicit: involved with others in an illegal activity or wrongdoing. (Google.com) Am I complicit for not speaking out against wrong? Good question. Daily, I want to scream out, “What is wrong with you people?” Who are the “you people?” Those who … Continue reading

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Completion is Imminent

I defended my dissertation this past week successfully. My committee only asked for me to clean up the typos, a few edits for clarification or correction of format. I am the one who wants to add a table or two. … Continue reading

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Long Few Months

I was on a good monthly even bi-weekly posting streak but then this semester happened. I finished a draft of my dissertation that was accepted by my committee and I defend in less than two weeks. However, the time writing … Continue reading

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Idiocracy: not just a movie

I choose to believe that there are people in our current regime that will stop the president’s bullying, especially of Kim jong Un. But not seeing it. Why won’t someone stop this insane, narcissistic’s idiot behavior? As a citizen, I … Continue reading

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