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I know it may seem a weird title for a post, but it stands for: Post Abortive Siblings Against Post Abortive Bashing. This group does not actually exist, but I really hope that changes in the future. 357 more words



“There’s no other love like the love for a sister. There’s no other love like the love from a sister.”


Time does not stand still

This is a week in the calendar year that I am reminded: time does not stand still.

This picture was taken 10 years ago almost to the day. 582 more words

Healing Journey

Innocence waning

Look at them. All cuteness and togetherness. Sibling happiness. Oh, how they loved each other!

They’re 9 going on 15 now and nearly 6, going on 12. 92 more words


Kindergarten Times Two, Twins

It’s raining teeth around here. Teeth and fingernails and hair. Little pieces of my children’s bodies are paring off, peeling away, to be swept off the porch, swallowed whole or caught in my fist. 811 more words

Thoughts on Books and My Brother

This is going to be a slice-of-life post, I guess.

Today, I finished reading American Gods, made myself some tea – after spilling loose tealeaves all over the rug-covered floor and picking up every little individual stem, leaf, and blossom – and then sat down at my desk and started querying the list of agents I made up earlier in the week (from researching who’s accepting YA fiction and checking in with the Preditors vs. 299 more words



As much as I love writing, there are times when it’s just too painful to be as honest as I’d like. For me, writing is sometimes an escape and a way to encourage myself and others. 325 more words