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by Galen
Thu Dec 8, 13:55 2016
Forum: Random
Topic: have you been to a protest?
Replies: 12
Views: 1245

Re: have you been to a protest?

I used to go to protests and marches quite a bit back in the '80s and '90s. I was in my teens and more into the bonding than the politics, though. Do Pride Parades count? I spent a summer in a percussion group called the Batucada Belles and we went to Pride Parades all over New England.
by Galen
Thu Dec 8, 13:39 2016
Forum: Random
Topic: What is your Pet Peeve?
Replies: 29
Views: 6563

Re: What is your Pet Peeve?

Crossword puzzle dictionaries, which I think should be against the law. And also the number two. Because I like prime numbers, and odd numbers, and it just bugs me that the number two is both even and prime. Also, grammar pedants who publicly correct others, especially those who do so during real-ti...
by Galen
Thu Dec 8, 13:15 2016
Forum: New Members
Topic: Purple Pants and Dead Frogs
Replies: 16
Views: 4443

Re: Purple Pants and Dead Frogs

I may as well ask - why Bruce? Why not Bruce? Just say it a few times in a row. Bruce Bruce Bruce Bruce Bruuuuuuuce! No, seriously, I love the name because I think it's the perfect blend of totally dorky and totally cool. Pretty much everything in my life that needs a name gets named Bruce. Except ...
by Galen
Thu Dec 8, 10:03 2016
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hi I'm Lexie
Replies: 18
Views: 3897

Re: Hi I'm Lexie

Hi Lexie! I'm new here, too, so it feels a little odd to say "welcome," but ... welcome!

What kinds of writing do you like to do?
by Galen
Thu Dec 8, 9:50 2016
Forum: New Members
Topic: Purple Pants and Dead Frogs
Replies: 16
Views: 4443

Purple Pants and Dead Frogs

Yay, a list of questions! Takes all the pressure off trying to come up with some sort of brilliant, pithy self-introduction. What performance anxiety? Your username, nicknames, how to pronounce it: My username is my real-life first name. It's pronounced GALE-uhn, like a windstorm with an N. Occupati...