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The Day I Decided to Write a Vegan Children’s Book

Maritza Oliver

I have always considered myself a good person with good values and a strong sense of justice. I grew up in Lima, Peru with four sisters and two brothers, and a mother who raised us on her own and did the best she could helping us grow up healthy, caring, and responsible. Continue reading

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Former Farmer: Turning Vegan Changed My World

Chris Mills

I was born and raised in Prince Edward County, which is an island on the north part of Lake Ontario just south of Belleville, Ontario.  Continue reading

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Go For Glow and Transform Your Life


Today, I have been a vegan for 48 months or since 2011 I have saved 808 animals; 780 lbs of meat I didn’t eat; 6, 435 lbs of CO2 not released into the atmosphere and so much more and that’s just me. I measured this on the vegetarian calculator. Continue reading

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Wielding My Voice: Writing for Animals

Daria Zeoli

I’m an introvert. I find people exhausting. I avoid crowds unless they’re gathered for the love of music or animals. I roll my eyes, talk with my hands, and use frequent phrases such as “I can’t even” – because I can’t. (Fill in the blank: “even evocate what I want to say, even communicate in a positive, rational way, even tell you what I mean without picking up a writing instrument.”) Continue reading

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The Day I Read About Esther the Wonder Pig

Esther the Wonder Pig

I have always considered myself a good person with good values and a warm heart. I grew up in a loving home with two brothers, a twin sister and two parents who love us very much and did a great job helping us grow up into good human beings. I love my family more than anything in this world. It wasn’t until February of 2014 that my values were questioned. Continue reading

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Watching Earthlings Changed My Life

PETA fur protest

I have always been an animal lover. Unfortunately my parents never allowed me the pleasure of having one as a pet. My mom disliked all animals. The day I moved out I rescued a cat. Forty years later and the rescuing still hasn’t ended. Continue reading

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