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I’m Getting Antsy

Well it’s been 24 days since I entered treatment and I’ve been given my first pass home for the night last Sunday. I was excited to be home, thrilled actually but I was also nervous. This, my home is where … Continue reading

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To the Woman on the Porch

To the Woman on the Porch, I’m not sure where to start or even who to address this letter to. I mean, how do you start a letter to a woman you don’t know but briefly met over ten years … Continue reading

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To My Best Friend

  Sup Punk? I’m sure I don’t even to address this letter because anyone significant in my life knows who I’m talking about because it seems that I can’t help but mention you at least once in every conversation I … Continue reading

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Well, it’s been a while. Much longer than I would like to admit, over a month and it’s crazy to think that so much has changed in such short time. Not big things that will redirect my life but little … Continue reading

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A War Shed of Hunger

With long hair and short eyelashes, She wonders if she would ever be beautiful, Surrounded by women half her size, The tattooed belief “thin is in” on her bones burns And she realizes that an ongoing battle will rage for … Continue reading

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I Didn’t Celebrate Easter

This year Easter feels different. Not because I have fallen out of love with Jesus but because I’ve fallen out of love with the church, my church specifically. For the first time in years I did not attend church on … Continue reading

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I Am Woman

I see the world through eyes that are filtered through the stars, With a mind, as vast as the sun. And a soul with scars that mirror the craters on the moon.   My tears water the bullet holes in … Continue reading

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