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kedim iv: airplane day

Today is Airplane Day.

Thirty-two years ago I was put on a plane bound for John F. Kennedy International Airport with nine other Korean children.  Eight of us were born in 1984, from October to December.  934 more words

KEDIM 2017

laugh

trigger warning: profanity, abuse

When I was small, you loved me so much you named your boat in my honor.  You called it the Royal Princess… 1,178 more words

ANXIETY

mute

Sometimes, if I am having a particularly warm conversation with someone and that person starts to wind down, I feel a sense of panic and dread — because tomorrow is going to be a different day, and I might be in a different mindset, and I can never be totally sure whether I will be able to “get there” by the time we reconnect. 118 more words

ANXIETY

little julep

“She’s so widdle!” I used to squeal, cradling your huddled body in my cupped hands, bowing my head to breathe you in.  You slept so deeply I had to double check to make sure you were still breathing.  442 more words

Melon Collie