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Ode to a Turkey

A tragedy happened tonight.  There weren’t any reporters on the scene.  The incident did not draw attention from the masses.  In fact, it may have been a tragedy that did not stir the heart of the driver or human witnesses – it may have not invoked any emotion whatsoever.  1,313 more words

Creation Care

Are you what you wear?

Courting stiletto heels that stab the earth
Tight skirts that suffocate her girth
Laced shirts
Buttoned down
Told that makes her deserve their crown
The inversion… 29 more words

Poetry

Recovery: Safe, Respectful Touch and why it's so hard to find

An extra post this week…seemed important

Today has been one of those stressful, difficult days when everything seems designed to send a person straight into a panic attack or relapse.   382 more words

Blog Posts

Cinq, six, sept, huit, neuf

It’s Monday!  This is “post experiment” update two.  I have nothing in my hair but some frizz-eaze.  I’m wearing my hair down (for now) and I don’t have make up on.   490 more words

Self-Care

Un, deux, trois, quatre

Saturday.  I wore my hair curly again to see if my therapist would notice a difference.  He didn’t.  Or if he did, he didn’t comment on it. 120 more words

Self-Care

Number 10: Paces FIRE!

Full disclosure, I’m writing this on Monday and day 10 was Friday.  Friday my last day with curly hair.  The comments made fall in line with everything else that had already been said.   53 more words

Self-Care

Number 9: Look 'em in the eye, aim no higher...

Today was a good, but weird, day.  Second day curly hair (I just wet my hands and gently wet my hair, put a small amount of extra product in, and used the diffuser to set it).   347 more words

Self-Care