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Hurtful thoughts

I was reading a comment on a lady that stated that her father was one of the Nazi’s. I’m so surprised that I am seeing many people come forward today like relatives of these people back in the days. 155 more words

I Need to Read the Bible (At least, that's where it started!)

This is an edited version of something I first published on 23rd June 2010.  I’m calling out names and saying what happened, since one of those names came up for me early this morning in an email log I am writing to myself for future official use, hopefully.   5,160 more words

“The scars from mental cruelty can be as deep and long-lasting as wounds from punches or slaps, but are often not as obvious. In fact, even among women who have experienced violence from a partner, half or more report that the man’s emotional abuse is what is causing them the greatest harm.” -Lundy Bancroft



People hand me round

like a parcel at a party:

no one cares to stick for too long.

People hand me down

like a pauper at a banquet: 83 more words



You tried to make him think life was unreal.

You tried to convince him unreal was real.

But what if you actually did convince him? 26 more words


[Hop]e [off]

Hope’s train rails poorly us away from sensible life

where little expects

little and strife and wife and

tough one and hus-

banned from all kinds of activity leads foolishly… 46 more words


And so in the hierarchy of the ill, I came off quite the second, didn't I?

So when two people

ain’t well,

and one is belovéd far more than the other,

anything is permissible:

anything can be allowed.

And when you realise the truth was… 154 more words