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Dear Daughter

Dear Daughter,

Here’s something you need to know.

That I may not be the best parent all the time.

But I love you in a way no one else ever will. 305 more words

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Short Story: Obsidian


Martha called him her Dandelion. Dandelion. Called him Dandelion when he’d roar his little roar with widened eyes and mouth stretched to brandish fangs he didn’t have. 1,974 more words

My Daughter

She’s loud. She’s mouthy. She’s spirited. She’s willful. She’s sassy. She’s too much. She’s my daughter.  And I wouldn’t have it any other way.

Now, no two people are exactly alike, but I always feared (and now I know, rightfully so) that I wouldn’t be able to escape the tough time I had given my Mom, over the years. 573 more words


The Korean Buddhist Ritual at The Philly Museum of Art and LGBT rights in Korea

Yesterday my partner and I spent the morning and afternoon at The Philadelphia Museum of Art  seeing the opening ritual in the morning performed by the 7 monks from the Bongwon Temple, the head temple of the Taego Order of Korean Buddhism for more than 1,000 years. 607 more words



My mum and I really did not have much of a relationship whilst I was growing up. I now realize that there were a number of factors involved. 327 more words


My mother and I are isolated...

My mother and I are isolated, but not alone.  The very old are everywhere, scattered over the landscape, worn and scraped but going still.   Common wisdom is that it is the duty of their children to keep them running. 874 more words

Going Home

Getting your daughter to like her body when you aren't nuts about yours

As the mom of a little girl, I’ve been thinking a lot about body image lately. It seems every woman with whom I work–from already lithe blondes to women who could, maybe, lose six pounds at most–are replacing actual food with Isagenix shakes. 685 more words

Life With Baby