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Rant Alert

As a younger person, I have blogged incessantly. Like a pest invading a high-rise building. Sending my thoughts, stories, opinions into the world. Not thinking about where it may land. 555 more words

To Chongming 14.07.16

she made you feel all the agony in your life and come to terms with all the valleys that were up and ahead. She illuminated all the scars that had clung on from the past. 27 more words


The Jordans 26.05.16

I wasn’t happy. I simply, was. And I’ve learned that leaving here, being able to say that, is my most proud accomplishment.
There were more times that I felt like a shell of a girl I once was than the woman I would become. 56 more words

Coming Of Age

How I Fell in Love the Library

A single card is the gatekeeper to thousands of journeys. The Library. Every city has one. They go unused, or unappreciated, but continue to provide a service few acknowledge. 342 more words


Yellow Car No return


I am a baby – sitting in my britax car seat, blue with white dots, smiling at my mother. The Mamore Mountains tower above us, like giants, as we drive along the brrrr-cold water of Loch Leven – towards Ballachulish, the bridge, Loch Linnhe and the long stretch to Fort William and Ben Nevis. 623 more words


A little bit of history. I grew up basically as the only male child to a very conservative family. I grew up with a great family setting, married parents that are my biggest fans. 671 more words

Simple truths.

There are 7.4 billion of us out there. With 7.4 billion different personalities, values, religions–the list goes on. We are different. And we constantly look for ways to understand these differences. 479 more words