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Haley Bader

Hey! You've made it to my site, and I'm thrilled to introduce myself... my name is Haley, and I'm currently a Community and Organizational Development Volunteer with the “Miras-Moldova” Public Association in Comrat, Gagauzia, Moldova. I help out with organizational development, assist with reporting projects and do some English tutoring - when I'm not cooking, reading or spending time with friends. But my real passion is writing, and here I stand. This blog is a personal exploration of the time I spend (sometimes stumbling!) in Moldova. Hope you enjoy!

A frank long life

  A frank long life It’s volatile This frank long life A surging mass, a humbling strife It tickles too And vrums, and woos Really, dear, I think it’s you The streets and smells And cracks and signs Would probably be nice and fine For all who thrum […]

Miss Sylvia

  Miss Sylvia  In attention to display There was verve to move closer Filling, filling “hungry, hungry” For his Lip’s wit, though unsaid Split between and scattered she Grasped long, Full embrace of His fuck Prescient, she pulled Dull bright thing to the skin To her own And […]

Big Business

Last week I interviewed a badass young woman who recently won the New England Golden Gloves boxing tournament. She’s kicked and pushed and drilled her way to getting where she is, no matter the resistance. She told me a story of high school struggles in a plastic fabrications […]

Tights

We’ve got to keep reminding ourselves that there’s power in anger and how we direct it. We’ve got to remember to care. We’ve got to remember to not let “those” moments slip by. We’ve got to remind ourselves about what’s important. Posted with gratitude for the writing class […]