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Melany S.

"Changing the world one belly laugh at a time"

Hurst, TX, USA
female, age 42
committed relationship
Pre-AP English Teacher
Speaks: English
Joined Jan 31, 2006
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When I am not teaching secondary English, something about which I am very passionate, I perform Middle Eastern Dance in its various forms througout the metroplex on a somewhat regular basis. I am very interested in raising awareness regarding social injustices the plague our  community, country, and world; I believe this awareness is paramount to furthering freedom across the globe. In addition, I am equally invested in the following issues: environmental causes, pro-choice, women's issues, religious and social acceptance, civil liberties, educating anyone who wants to learn and cannot because of environmental or governmental limitations, endangered species, medical aid for the impoverished, and homelessness.  I have also started a Women's Humanities Group in my area to raise cultural awareness and bring together women who have similar interests but might not otherwise meet.
 
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Groups Acoustic Coffee House, African Music, All Is Love, American Civil Liberties Union, Amnesty International, Amnesty International...Redux, Belly Dance, Bellydance, Better Schools Network, Bollywood, Book Corner, Buffy the Vampire Slayer & Angel the Series Fans, CARTOONS LOVERS, Cat Lovers more »
Hometown Dallas, Texas 
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Birthday March 25, 1972  
Languages English  
About Me
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  Lifestyle
Pets Dogs, Cats  
Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Liberal
Religions  
Eating Habits Keep it Healthy  
Wild Fact About Me Like I'd tell. tsk.tsk.
My Philosophy Be Ghandi about it.
What Gives Me Hope my job.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by laugh at the budget and fire a whole lot of people.
What/who changed my life and why I believe the only one thing that changes your life is you. But there are definitely influences. My Creative Writing teacher in the 11th grade, Mrs. Harper; reading The Catcher in the Rye, reading Love in the Time of Cholera, reading Letters from the Earth, seeing Maya Angelou speak, coming home.
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What Scares Me  
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Role Models Audre Lorde, mother, Mark Twain  
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Interests I am guessing this is outside of causes-, books, games, movies, museums  
Books  
Music This is a LONG list..., Lamb, Carmen Rizzo, Solace, Goldfrapp, PJ Harvey, Etta James, Tori Amos, Turbo Tabla, Peter Gabriel, Hassam Ramzy, KD Lang, Despina Vandi, Bjork, Patsy Cline, Nick Drake, Rufus Wainwright, Lennon, etc  
Movies Singles, The City of Lost Children, Wet Hot American Summer, Satyricon, Defending Your Life  
TV Shows CSI, Law and Order, Family Guy  
Favorite Foods Sushi, Thai, Indian, Italian, dark chocolate  
Favorite Places Ireland, New York City, my couch, my boyfriend's lap  
Can't Live Without good wine, laughter, a good book, great music, my cell  
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    Apr 13, 2007 11:05 AM

    Linda B. (2413)

    May you always remember, "If you accept yourself for the entity of light and beauty that you are, the light of others will then burn brighter."

    M. E. Edwards


    Mar 18, 2007 11:41 PM

    Randall B. (1095)
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    Much Love, Randy
    Mar 18, 2007 8:52 AM

    Linda B. (2413)

    May your dreams fly high as I wish you a birthday so delightful your emotions soar into the heavens.

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    Feb 9, 2007 10:50 AM

    Randall B. (1095)
    Happy Valentine's Day,
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    Much Love, Randy

    Dec 19, 2006 4:20 PM

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    Melany,  Seasons Greetings and Happy Holidays.  I am blessed with good friends and much love.  Thanks, you are a good friend and I treasure our friendship.
    Bright Blessings, Randy

    Nov 20, 2006 3:32 PM

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    Linda B. (2413)
    Your light has eternal beauty
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    Oct 28, 2006 12:36 PM

    Randall B. (1095)
    Happy Halloween,    Much love, Randy


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    Sep 29, 2006 9:00 PM

    Linda B. (2413)
    May loving friendship help carry you through life.
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    Randall B. (1095)
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    Much Love, Randy
    Aug 18, 2006 1:52 PM

    Linda B. (2413)
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    You're a wonderful friend, and that's no whale of a tale.


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