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Dumplin' - Julie Murphy

Willowdean (Will) is a big girl in a small town in Texas. She was raised by her single mother, whose claim to fame was winning the local Miss Teen Blue Bonnet Pageant which she still puts on every year, and her recently deceased Aunt Lucy who was homebound due to her embarrassment about her prodigious weight. 119 more words

Friendship

Summer Wars

The dust of Summer,
rubber, barbecue and
mT air that I beg might bring the rains, Neruda’s
gold ghost, Las Manos del Dia under an umbrella say… 192 more words

Poetry

Facing Difficult Feelings - Day 54 Of #365daysofselfcare

This blog is part of the #354daysofselfcare challenge

Self-care is allowing yourself to face difficult feelings

I love making YouTube videos. I find the process really cathartic and when you all share back with me, it helps me to recognise and make sense of things. 355 more words

365 Days Of Self-Care Challenge

#Fiction: BEING CONFRONTED BY THE DEATH OF A LOVED ONE ; Part II

My life had become a gleam of sorrow.A few weeks later,i gathered some cojones to visit her graveside.I left my phone at my apartment and walked all the way to their residence.On my way,i could meet young ladies.Whenever i passed any lady,i would turn my face and i would think it was her.Probably due to the similarity in the voice or the physique.Then i would pause,take a deep breath and walk on disappointed.There are those times you still live in denial.I couldn’t tolerate the thoughts of her demise.Not yet. 754 more words

LOVE

#Fiction: BEING CONFRONTED BY THE DEATH OF A LOVED ONE

As a functional grief reaction,i have always thought there are people who can be replaced.But actually,there are no replacements for them.In anxiety and our un co-ordinated selves,we strive to substitute them.We find ourselves tangled in a complex web of reactions. 1,341 more words

LOVE

Reality, Grief, Hope: Three Urgent Prophetic Tasks

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Walter Brueggemann is one of the most highly regarded Old Testament scholars of our time. In this new book Brueggemann incisively probes our society-in-crisis from the ground up. 309 more words

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Memory lane again

Friday 22nd June

Walking down memory lane again

Because the gates never close

As long as I keep saying your name

My love for you still grows… 62 more words

Cancer