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Prison of Shame

When my mother was sentenced to a state penitentiary for a 5th felony DUI she was transferred from the local prison to Chowchilla, the women’s correctional facility in Central California. 362 more words

Tell your story, toos.day

I was watching an episode of Jane the Virgin, where Jane and Rafael go to therapy to work out their differences for the sake of their son, Mateo. 1,128 more words

Black Lives Matter

Cloth Lullaby

Cloth Lullaby
Amy Novesky and Isabelle Arsenault
Abrams Books for Young Readers
Subtitled ‘The Woven Life of Louise Bourgeois’, this poetic book give details of the life of the world famous artist, best known for her sculptures. 344 more words

Picture Books

Narcissists Are Predators

Like true predators, narcissists are very good at knowing when & how to attack their prey in the most efficient way possible.

One of their tactics is waiting until their victim is tired or sick. 525 more words

Mental Health

My daughter's mood swings exhaust me. The Guardian.

Dear Annalisa

My daughter moved from Vancouver to Britain some years ago to go to university; eventually marrying another student. She found stable employment and recently gave birth to her first child. 893 more words

Columns

Speechless

Someone is talking to me, asking me questions and I open my mouth to speak but either I can only say a few raspy words or no words come out at all, though my mouth moves with the effort of trying to speak. 805 more words

La Dernière Leçon (The Final Lesson)

An old life, tired and difficult, with a date set to meet its end, is the uncomfortable time-frame that shapes director Pascale Pouzadoux’s deeply beautiful film starring Sandrine Bonnaire and Marthe Villalonga. 361 more words

French Cinema