Vicki Saeed

Author Archive: Vicki Saeed

The brash speaking voice of a sea-hardened sailor and the softness of a velvet child. Two types of Brown and constantly talking about it. Catch me knitting in the sun and talking about social injustice/horror movie plot holes.

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You Are Here

You Are Here

| March 24, 2016 | 3 Comments

And in a single moment the idea will float along the wind, whispering softly: You Are Here.

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Major Disaster Disorder

Major Disaster Disorder

| March 23, 2016 | 2 Comments

Depression is like a mugger who keeps robbing you long after you’ve given them all you’ve got.

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Patriarchy: A Love Story

Patriarchy: A Love Story

| March 15, 2016 | 4 Comments

It took my lady-brain forty years to write this (tw: Sexual assault, violence)

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The View from Letter Q

The View from Letter Q

| March 1, 2016 | 6 Comments

“The only straight I am is a straight-up bitch.” – Santana, Glee

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Blocked

Blocked

| February 11, 2016 | 1 Comment

I’m a writer who doesn’t write.

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Preferential Prejudice

Preferential Prejudice

| February 2, 2016 | 4 Comments

Nine times out of ten, “racial preference” is just a synonym for “thinly-veiled racism.”

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Memories for the Kindling

Memories for the Kindling

| January 13, 2016 | 2 Comments

A romantic thought about burning to death

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A Lonely Gal’s Guide to Comfort in the City

A Lonely Gal’s Guide to Comfort in the City

| November 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Read an excerpt from my upcoming self-help book, coming soon to an e-reader near you

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Waxing Philosophical

Waxing Philosophical

| November 17, 2015 | 2 Comments

Shout-out to my fellow scary hairy ladies

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