Bloggers Unite on July 12 #NetNeutrality Day of Action
Defend Net Neutrality

As bloggers, we depend on page views and interactions on social media. We can’t afford to have our internet slowed down, throttled, or downgraded just because some big media company wants to get richer. Do you want to make sure everyone can continue to access your blog? I know I do. Join me and millions more around […]

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Who is J Poet?
J #AtoZChallenge EclecticEvelyn.com

This is an amazing young poet I came across a while back. I have no idea what has become of him since he made this video several years ago. If you know him or about him let me know in the comments. In the mean time listen to this amazing spoken word video.   Click here […]

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H is for Hunger
H #AtoZChallenge EclecticEvelyn.com

Squalor and Hunger are not twin evils Poverty and filth do not cohabitate Your domicile is not always your home The government controls your life But does not care for your body Hunger breeds resistance Hunger makes a pacifist murder Hunger makes a mother steal   Random words do not flow As easily when you […]

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There’s a Dead Body in the Street
There's a Dead Body in the Street EclecticEvelyn.com

This is the phone call I woke up to this morning. Trying to collect my senses as I wiped the sleep from my eyes. Listening to my daughter but not fully awake enough to actively participate in the conversation.   Daughter calling from her job: Mom are you okay? Me: what? I just woke … Daughter: Just […]

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Spider Veins
Spider Veins EclecticEvelyn.com

Spider veins run up her thighs and disappear somewhere under her skirt. She hates this uniform. She hates this job. She hates the smells and the noise. Most of all she hates the guys in the back. They are always screwing up her orders and causing her to lose tips. Tips are what she lives […]

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You Don’t Know Me #BehindTheBlogger
You Don't Know Me #BehindtheBlogger EclecticEvelyn.com

You don’t know me but reading my blog gives you some insight into who I am right now.  Who I was before remains a mystery at least for a little while.  My lives are starting to collide with old friends discovering my blog and new friends discovering my life.  On my blog I reveal bits […]

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Rise Up
Rise Up EclecticEvelyn.com

Deep inside I am dark and raging the medication keeps it from bubbling to the surface but it is there waiting to rise up and seek justice

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Anxiety: The Hardest Part about Being Outside
Don'tTalktoMe EclecticEvelyn.com

You see me at the grocery store with a smile plastered on my face making up reasons why you haven’t seen me in a while, Appearing calm and in control on the outside is a great effort on my part. It has taken me several months to even attempt this trip to a store. I smile […]

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