Why. Fandom. Matters.

So tonight was writer’s group and I really should post a photo album of what it’s like to be in my group because we rock. But until then … I give you what I was inspired to write tonight. 

Tonight, kids are sitting at home, staring blankly into the nothingness. They sit in a dark room, listening to their mothers and fathers talk about “gay marriage” and how that will destroy society as we know it. Echoes of pastors and teachers and peers and bullies bounce through their heads, getting louder and louder, cracking against the inside of their skulls until there doesn’t seem to be any way out except to end it. Tonight, marriages are ending and children are being hurt. Tonight, millions of people around the world, including in our own country, are scared to be themselves.

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Posted on April 1, 2013, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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