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The Politics of Dreamlife: Showing Up in Our Interracial Relationships

by Rhea St Julien After the non-indictment of Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown . . . I didn’t sleep well. . . I had...
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“Snow White is Not Black!”

And other Racist Gleanings from an American School Yard By Anna Doogan   The only day in elementary school that was worse than the Physical...
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Second Chances

Can an honor-thy-mother-and-father child grow up to be the unload-on-me I-care mom? / New Prose by Joyanna Priest /  Born to this-hurts-us-more-than-it-hurts-you parents, you...
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Midlife Teen Mama Trauma, by Nina Packebush

Mid-Life Teen Mama Trauma By Nina Packebush Last night a text came in from my girlfriend’s ex-wife saying that their thirteen-year-old daughter was in...
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Hip Mama & Unchaste Readers Announce 2014 Writing Contest!

Hip Mama Magazine and Unchaste Readers are teaming up to honor a few great writers. We’re looking for your excellent story–fiction, memoir, or hybrid....
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Elegy for Our Home in Detroit

New prose by Elisa Sinnett I’m sorry if I seem a little scattered since the invasion of Detroit; I’ve lost a few things, and...
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Hip Mama Rocks Lit Quake this Saturday

Come out for yummy treats and Hip Mama’s excellent Lit Quake line up at Craftsman and Wolves this Saturday, October 18th, at 7 pm....
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New issue of Hip Mama!

The cute FedEx guy just brought me so many boxes of this beautiful new issue of Hip Mama. Subscribe and I’ll send you one...
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Enmeshed

We were robbed. He took it all while we were gone for the day. Turns out, though, it was nothing of value, only the...
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Oakland Queer: Call for Submissions

Oakland Queer: An Anthology edited by Ariel Gore   Call for submissions   In the tradition of the LAMBDA Award-winning anthology Portland Queer: Tales Of...