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Sisters’ Book Burning (Fiction)

Upon waking, the first thing I felt was cheated. I’d planned it out, gotten my throat to swallow that disgusting crap, yet here I still was. The crank window got me. Opening it was a laborious thing, like some occupational … Continue reading

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Flowers Need the Touch of Your Butterfly Feet (Fiction)

I’m trusting you with my crazy story in hopes that it will help you free yourself. And don’t ask, “Free myself from what?” As soon as I mentioned freedom, your inner voice gave you that answer loud and clear. I … Continue reading

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Repair is an Act of Devotion (Fiction)

Until I found myself raising three young children with an anemic savings account, no amount of “make it do or do without” admonitions could keep me from responding to every one of life’s needs with an appropriate purchase from Amazon. … Continue reading

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Cutting Out My Abuser is not Personal

It’s rather troublesome that my dad is the one who introduced me to Leonard Cohen. But that’s okay. There are poisons come with their own antidotes and I’ve learned that my dad was one such killer/elixir combination. And it’s not … Continue reading

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Red Pill Papa: My Molester Corroborates My Story and Feels Entitled to an Apology

If this post sounds a bit manic, well, it’s just because I am ELATED. There will be very little artistry in this. Just happiness and clarity and a little sofa jumping and some insight into what happens after one publicly … Continue reading

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I’m Not a Peaceful Parent… Yet

I walked into the living room to find my daughter bent over, every ounce of attention involved in a secretive enterprise. If I had paused and taken a quiet, centering breath I would have realized the sacred nature of her … Continue reading

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The Truth Will Never Be Objective. That’s Okay.

I’m making peace with the fact that there’s no objective truth.  If you ask several honest witnesses for their account of a crime, each will give different details. Even subatomic particles, when closely studied, change their behavior so you can … Continue reading

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