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50s-mother
26
Oct

Your Passive Language Is Animal Excrement

Curse words and blunt language are bad and are upsetting to read. So I've fixed this post to make it more acceptable. “When you came out of…

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50s-mother
09
Sep

Your Passive Language is Bullshit

"When you came out of mommy's tummy..." "Fluffy went to gerbil heaven..." "Your Aunt Linda gets a little silly when she drinks too many grown up…

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04
Apr

Boundaries, Play & Paper Planes: What Happens When You Can’t Stand Up

With my children looking on, a man screamed and swore in my face. And I did nothing. This is a personal story about boundaries. It’s also…

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bitch
23
Feb

We Are the Shit Givers

I had an incredible conversation recently about women in fundraising. Namely, why women dominate the profession, but do not dominate the direction, the strategy, and the…

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kyle
14
Dec

I Have Two Kyles: The “Busy” Pissing Contest

When my two nephews were much younger, they used to be very competitive with each other. It came naturally - as brothers who were a year…

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Grinch_Evil_Grin
18
Nov

Shit: Reflections on Scarcity

This is a blog about shit. So if you have an aversion to the word or idea of shit, this post might not be for you.…

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tom
28
Oct

Story Jam – Tom Ahern

  Prologue Tom. Fucking. Ahern. Sorry for the language, but seriously? Tom Ahern. Maybe I’m getting a bit carried away, but to say I’m a huge…

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09
Apr

Jam Sammich #5 – Rory Green

PROLOGUE The first time I stumbled upon Fundraiser Grrl I thought two things. 1) I can't believe I just spent an afternoon scrolling through this! THIS IS…

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mmm092214
22
Sep

Monday Morning Mugshots – September 22, 2014

L'automne! Last week was cool + rainy, and this week it's set to be summer temperatures. I'll take this as a sign that the crush of…

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17
Sep

Dear Seth Godin… So What?

Thought Leaders & the Litany of Platitudes Dear Godin, Gladwell, TED Talkers, et al, SO WHAT? I mean this in the most passionate, pure-of-heart, eager-to-do-good kind…

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