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This blog is purely for me to publish any original works that I create. I want to use this to improve my writing skills along with sharing any ideas that I feel are important.

The things that I am interested in and will discuss are anything from religion, philosophy, culture, race, war and many more. Nothing is too big or too important for me to think about. 

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