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Week 6

Cameron Morse taught and studied in China. Diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2014, he is currently a third-year MFA candidate at UMKC and lives with his wife, Lili, in Blue Springs, Missouri. 160 more words

Poetry

CHILDHOOD|PHOTOGRAPHER CONOR NICKERSON HANGS OUT A LITTLE HIM

Montreal-based musician and photographer, Conor Nickerson, has performed at the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts and his photography has been featured in Montreal Gazette and on Breakfast Television.  31 more words

Featured

Places

Jakarta
A father throws a stone at a woman clutching a crying baby.
He misses.

Chatswood
A child listens behind a locked bathroom door.
A thud, and then a scream. 97 more words

Childhood

The Road to Self-Forgiveness (and the war on perfection) 

The aim for perfection is something that plagues a lot of people in the communities I am familiar with. The strive to be the best, to be the prettiest, to be the most loved, to be the most knowledgable, to be the most successful. 495 more words

Hippy

I did it!

“What did you do? “I hear you ask

OK. ..wait for it. ..Yes, that’s right, I changed my name on Facebook!

I was given the name debra jane aldous , when I was born. 167 more words

Life

When Small Mouths Say Big Things (Part 2)

I still remember my front yard tree from my childhood home. It was mature and full of branches, my brother and I spent hours cradled up in its leaves. 582 more words

Daughters

Two strangers~

I’m looking at you

Inside

The greenery wrapped around

Your black pupil

My reflection in yours

Contact in connection

Knowing

We’ve been here before

Warmth… 83 more words

Poetry