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I'm a blue woman in a red state(Arizona) feminist, disability activist, and literary artist.

Groups: KosAbility, Readers and Book Lovers, The Yes We Can Pragmatists, UP WITH CHRIS HAYES IS THE BEST NEWS SHOW ON TV, ObamaNightlyNews, Phoenix Kossacks

Home Page: http://erikajahneke.com

Diaries published: 79 (14 days since last diary on Tue May 19, 2015 at 06:31 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 6009 (5 days since last comment on Fri May 29, 2015 at 12:47 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 669

Total Comment Ratings: 13154

Most Recommended Diary: My Dad Is Now An Independent, 20 comments, 41 recommends

People Following chicating: 21

chicating's Most Recent Diaries:

Sometimes, I confess to certain feelings of envy regarding our friends (and my relatives!) on the other side of the aisle, not really about their beliefs,which I still don't like, but sometimes ...
by chicating
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 06:31 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I thought it over and maybe I'm off-base thinking that my state government does not respect my gender's decision-making abilities. Regret is icky, am I right, ladies? So, rather than injure my ...
by chicating
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 05:25 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
I didn't expect to write again so soon, and I will tell you right now that this would have been a different diary, possibly, if during my education or elsewhere, I'd learned better how to read ...
by chicating
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2015 at 11:38 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Maybe I should think we're in good company...maybe it means we will get the respect of fear, like the thugs(both union and urban) and the homos.Still, despite my own painful life-sucking experience ...
by chicating
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Feb 19, 2015 at 12:33 PM PST with 2 Recommends
As a single pro-choice woman(pretty emphatically pro-choice, I'd say) I thought I knew a lot about abortion.I was even a Planned Parenthood volunteer for a while, but more the kind that calls donors ...
by chicating
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Nov 21, 2014 at 05:00 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Sometimes it's a good sign when diaries are hard to write. Two years ago, I had only barely joined Kosability when I was slammed with the reality of fighting service cuts , which, if such a fight ...
by chicating
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Oct 26, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 12 Recommends

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