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The Bluest Sky

When I was seven years old I was put on a commercial Boeing 757 airliner and flown from Houston, Texas back to my home state of Oregon. 596 more words


Learning to Speak Freely

Sometimes, when I am very stressed or in the midst of dealing with ghosts from the past, I stutter. This used to be a real problem for me. 541 more words

Things I Realized While My Phone Was Broken

So on Wednesday night as I was cuddling and watching The Good Wife, I was attempting to text my friend to tell her that Magic Mike was really quite excellent (note for anyone who’s curious – Magic Mike was really quite excellent) and every time I tried to go into her texting thread the screen went weird and started getting brighter and brighter…. 887 more words


just another day in paradise

Every day it is always the same sad story.

No, there is no boogey guy hanging outisde your bedroom door waiting for you to fall asleep so he can attack you when you are unaware and most vulnerable. 414 more words

My Inquiry to the Comfort Goddess

Where were we now
Whilst the ripe young
Starve in the rain?

Where was your heartbeat
The morning I drifted from shore
And lost the blue… 30 more words


Remembering for the Future

Remember a moment when you felt safe – completely and deeply. Those were our instructions for an exercise.

I don’t remember the exercise and/orĀ its purpose, but the memory I chose – … 232 more words