Announcing the Winner of Age of Empathy’s Radical Pleasure Prompt

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Choosing a winner for this prompt was hella hard.

There were so many savoury lines that made my mouth water. Memories so richly evoked it felt as though I lived them; foods so lovingly dished up I could all but taste them with my…




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Danielle Loewen

Danielle Loewen

she/her | reader | queer feminist | recovering academic | body lover | gamer | poet & fabulist

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