You are welcome to use Short Passions solely as a dating site, since it has all the major features found on mainstream dating sites (e.g.
photo personals, groups, chat, webcam video, email, forums, etc.).
The greatest benefit of being an adult is having full reign of your life and the freedom to pursue knowledge on your terms, and that is exactly what I’ve done.
I was elated to discover a wealth of historical information about little people who made significant contributions to science, arts, politics, literature, entertainment, etc…
and yet, these notable figures continue to be left of history books and cultural dialog.
There was a time when people of color, gays and women were intentionally omitted from history books, fortunately, that would be considered an outrage by today’s standards, but little people remain invisible, unless exploitable.
Becky didn't date much in high school — she has achondroplasia, the most common form of dwarfism, and she says she was afraid she'd make people uncomfortable if she flirted with them.
In the past, people were lucky to find a few people nearby who might share the same interests, and maybe there were enough to form a club that would meet once a week, or once a month.
Now, within seconds, you can connect with huge numbers of people who share very specific interests. There are a number of options within Short Passions to help connect members, including the following: Short ‘Groups’ allow members to find others who share very specific interests / similarities.
There is no shortage of fascinating stories, as well as, inspirational figures that have conquered society in the midst of discrimination (sample).
Welcome to my blog, where I will be sharing topics of interest that I find good, bad, and fabulous, but my primary purpose is to conquer outdated misconceptions about little people in an effort to humanize our stories.
Smith says about one in every 30,000 people is born with some condition that leads to small stature.
So even if you grew up in a big city, there may be only two or three other little people in your age group — and since families who have children with dwarfism often connect, "the likelihood is you grew up with them, and they're like a brother.
For little people, dating websites is really no different than anyone else dating online.