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Brevis ipsa vita est sed malis fit longior

Her mind is restless. In the secluded silence of her room, her body lays rigid, unmoving on the unmade bed, sheets pulled out and blanket creating ripples of cloth and fur and in between the folds are remnants of dried tears and memories of last night’s fight. 693 more words

Personal Thoughts

Some Doors Are Not For Opening (short story)



Faith McCord

Disconnected and empty she went to her. Although she’d been told not to. Left the bright garden – and its startling flowers with dark creatures in the pits of their bowels – began the long trek though the gloom of the house, all the while considering if that is what she should be doing… And, halted before the big closed door. 299 more words

Faith McCord

The Dangerous Art of Blending In by Angelo Surmelis

Title: The Dangerous Art of Blending In
Author: Angelo Surmelis
Date Started: March 15
Date Finished: March 17
Format: Hardcover from local library

Seventeen-year-old Evan Panos doesn’t know where he fits in. 487 more words

Book Reviews

The Hearts We Sold by Emily Lloyd-Jones

By far, this was one of the most interesting premises for a teen fiction novel that I have seen this month. It reminded me a lot of the tv show  651 more words


Blogmas | Being Trans During the Winter Holidays

The Winter Holidays can be tough on many of us. It’s often a time when a lot of difficult circumstances and experiences arise during the times when you least want to (or are able to) deal with them. 1,412 more words


A confession of abuse

I dealt with my parents abusing me for years. Many people do not know what they’re like, many friends and family would not believe me if I told them. 310 more words

Why I feel like my moms' treatment of me and others is the biggest story of justice denied

People tell me to let my issues with my mom go. see, I want to, I really want to, but I also want the world to know this: if this were a comic book, my mom would be the biggest example of a villain gone unchecked for their trespasses against others. 1,364 more words