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My Thoughts on “What If Doctor Strange Lost His Heart Instead of His Hands”

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This will contain spoilers. You’ve been warned.

This past month, I’ve been watching Marvel’s “What If” series. I didn’t really have any expectations of it as I’m not a consumer of the comics in any way. …


Womanism + Human Rights

A personal essay on my life, my body and my choices

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It’s hard to admit that your sex life has been a series of boundary-violating encounters that you rationalized because everyone told you it was normal.

He wasn’t my first but he was the first man who wasn’t a one-night stand.

In a life where boyfriends were mythical creatures and I…


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I’d originally titled this “How I Survive in Spite of Whiteness” but it only took one sentence for me to realize that I have and continue to seek more for myself.

It’s all about the framing, isn’t it?

I used to spend my time writing about the horror that is…


I want some of y’all to fail. Not because I’m jealous but because you are dangerous and see harming and silencing people as the acceptable cost for your material and social gains. …


Choosing more than survival in white supremacist patriarchal capitalist amerikkka

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To be a writer you must believe 3 things:

1. You have something to say;

2. People want to hear or read what you have to say;

3. You can change the world.

I’m oversimplifying, but on some level writers think this because if we didn’t then why write? We…


Relearning how to look good and feel good in a world that tells me not to.

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My Name is TaLynn Kel and I am an Only Fans model

Well, I run an Only Fans account. It’s not what one would call successful — I’m not paying my mortgage with the money I make on there. I’m not even covering the costs of my outfits. The thing is, I didn’t create the account to earn a living- I did…


We have a language problem in the United States. It isn’t new because the power of language has been known for centuries. To deny people the ability to communicate, to punish people for communicating is to control what is known and shared which helps consolidate and maintain power. …


I’ve been attending conventions for over a decade and if there is one area that I 100% opted out of, it’s cosplay contests. Some people love them. They use cosplay contests as motivation to level up their crafting skills. They enjoy embodying their cosplay character on stage. The stage part…


TW: Abuse, self-harm, suicide

My childhood makes me cry.

In my 20s I didn’t look back at my childhood because it wasn’t that far away. New to adulthood, I spent my time exploring the new boundaries that I could set for myself and learning that they could apply to everyone…


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This is something I wrote last year and posted on Facebook. Facebook is the space I choose to emotionally decompress with an audience. I don’t worry about how professional I sound, or whether I’m teaching a lesson. This is the space where I just relax and say what I’m feeling.

TaLynn Kel

Fat, Black, Femme Geek. I’m a writer & cosplayer. My blog is www.talynnkel.com. My books: Breaking Normal& Still Breaking Normal http://amzn.to/2FW5kl3

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