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Chi Sherman
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Poet, painter, biracial menace
Poet, painter, biracial menace

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Epilogue: From U to Z (A to Z Blogging Challenge, Days 21-26)
This damn blogging challenge ended back in April and I failed to finish, but I'm finishing up now in a very much cheating/Stephen King ending kind of way because I want to finish. And because I anthropomorphize the shit out of everything and don't want to h...

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Ten for T (A to Z Blogging Challenge, Day 20)
1. I considered ordering a beef  tongue  sandwich the other day and was neither high nor under a kidnapper's control. I've never had tongue, having easily made the decision decades ago to not eat something that could've tasted me at one point in time. No cl...

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Stars, Lost (A to Z Blogging Challenge, Day 19)
Yesterday, I watched Begin Again , which had been in my Netflix queue for a couple weeks. It was recommended by a friend and I gave it a try. I've unofficially but consciously been avoiding watching the same stuff over and over on Netflix. Pleasantville and...

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Reruns (A to Z Blogging Challenge, Day 18)
Some of my favorite posts from this blog: My first entry: http://chirising.blogspot.com/2013/12/i-have-no-idea-what-im-doing.html Dating hell (in which I reference the prom story, which I KNEW I had written about before but could not find in my archives for...

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Q Words (A to Z Blogging Challenge, Day 17)
Back when I gave up eating Taco Bell , Qdoba served as a tasty replacement. Much tastier. Like deciding to eat steak instead of a scrap piece of carpet someone found in an alley. These aren't all going to be about food, but I've eaten quail. I don't remembe...

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Prom (A to Z Blogging Challenge, Day 16)
I was rifling through topics for this post and decided to write about being open to possibility before I remembered I already did that . Then my brain said Write about attending prom , which I immediately vetoed out of embarrassment and shame. However, I’ve...

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Oprah (A to Z Blogging Challenge, Day 15)
For the past several months (or maybe even a little longer, like a year), I've been joking that the book of essays I have been compiling since Jesus was a toddler are going to be fantastic enough to get me invited to a gospel brunch at Oprah's house. Truth ...

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Needs (A to Z Blogging Challenge, Day 14)
Boring shit: New windshield wipers because the shitty, dying pair on my car are pretty good at just smearing rain around, which is basically the polar opposite of helpful To ovary up and go to the damn leasing office and put money on my laundry card WHY IS ...

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Memories (A to Z Blogging Challenge, Day 13)
Playing on the uneven bars in elementary school. Graduating from tentatively hanging by my knees and being assisted with a flip to soaring backwards through the air and landing a flip like a gymnast. Launching myself backwards over and over and over again, ...

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Leap (A to Z Blogging Challenge, Day 12)
I posted this photo on Facebook a couple months ago when I was doing a photo-a-day challenge. It was the last day of February in a leap year, so the theme for the day was, fittingly, leap. The backstory: After thinking about it for two years, I wrote a lett...
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