There is a laundry list of her murderers: The failed social/ political system that denies mentally and drug sick folk civilized long term easy access to inpatient mental care– we leave that to jails and streets in the ‘village’– where people preach but don’t care to get involved or to pay; Inherited DNA that both gives and takes away– (her family history included violence and homicide); and a violent drug- sick environment. 559 more words
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Written 26 March 2015 for Travel Narratives course.
I’ve only just burrowed into my duvet for a nap when my phone buzzes violently. I ignore it and fall asleep anyway, because I’ve always hated the aggressiveness of its vibrate setting, and I want to teach it to be more polite to me. 641 more words