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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

Quotes

Hand-me-round

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

Poetry

Unreal

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

Poetry

[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

Poetry

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

Poetry