Reading mayor calls off an LGBTQ flag-raising at City Hall just minutes before the event

The rainbow flag that is the symbol of the LGBTQ community was set to be raised at Reading, Pennsylvania, City Hall to kick off the city’s weeklong Pride celebration. 511 more words

News

Chapter 1

For some reason, I never skip the first chapter or the preface of my medical textbooks (hello bookworms). I don’t mind skipping chapter 9, chapter 57, or even chapter 120 as long as I have read and understood the first precious pages. 897 more words

Medical School

Orthodox Daily Readings for 7/18/2019

Today’s Scripture Readings

Epistle Reading: Romans 15:17-29
Therefore I have reason to glory in Christ Jesus in the things which pertain to God. For I will not dare to speak of any of those things which Christ has not accomplished through me, in word and deed, to make the Gentiles obedient – in mighty signs and wonders, by the power of the Spirit of God, so that from Jerusalem and round about to Illyricum I have fully preached the gospel of Christ. 498 more words

Feasts

To our leader and inspirer, Brené Brown.

Welcome! Today’s blog post is going to talk a bit about an author who’s work I have come to adore. Brené is a shame and vulnerability researcher who has taken the world by storm. 624 more words

Books

Zodiac Academy: The Awakening by Caroline Peckham and Susanne Valenti

This is the first book in the series.

You have been selected to attend Zodiac Academy, where your star sign defines your destiny.

If you’re one of the Fae, elemental magic is in your blood. 493 more words

Books

Thursday #TBR #Booklist

Welcome to my (sometimes!) weekly TBR list! (On a Friday! 😂)

I am in China! 😁

I’ve been back here for two weeks now and it feels like I never left. 307 more words

Books

Inscrutable

Inscrutable

The river fills her body

like handwriting on a scrap
folded into a book
and found years later.

No one reads that language.

Undiscovered, 36 more words

Poetry