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The Myth of Perpetual Trauma

Originally posted June 25th, 2012

“You really need to see a therapist” advises a perfect stranger responding to my comment on a news blog where I discuss the gross under-reporting of sex crimes and domestic violence. 605 more words

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Are you a survivor that has a story to tell? Are you living in silence out of fear or judgement? The truth is that we all have a story and we all deserve to be heard. 254 more words

A Writer's Reader: An Excerpt from "Nazi Literature in America" (a fictional autobiography)

An excerpt from

Nazi Literature in America

An Autobiography by Mark Edwards (1981)

Foreword:

I do not remember much from that part of my life. Sometimes it feels as if I am a reincarnation desperately attempting to “remember” experiences from one of my past lives. 170 more words

Transformation

I
was voiceless
but my body
was screaming
revolting.
Mind
drew
blank
Retreated
after the
attack.
Once friend
now foe
Role playing a pimp
and Marilyn Monroe… 151 more words

Poetry

Mammoth Lakes

Recently I had a chance to tag a long with a friend on a quick trip to Mammoth Lakes California. Below you will find a few  pictures I took ofMammoth lakes and the Yosemite Valley. 187 more words

Brain Injury

God Takes over part two

I had just completed surgery at the Lahey Clinic, the awake surgery as it is called. I did very well by the grace of God only. 2,272 more words