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The Mean Reds

My father left my mother in a psychiatric facility the day before Thanksgiving. He told her that he would take custody of us and that he didn’t care where she went, but she couldn’t come home. 538 more words

Mental Illness

Shooting Stars

where I gaze up
on stellar figures
brought to light
in darkness, wandering
through memories;
wondering if Orion
released in the other
direction; would there… 11 more words


Thoughtful Jana

Mindfulness. It’s a pretty straightforward word. It suggests that the mind is fully attending to what’s happening, to what you’re doing, to the space you’re moving through. 1,390 more words

Jana Privette

Idyllic Autumn

Autumn has always been one of my favourite seasons. Is there anything better than a crisp morning full of reflections and Autumn colours.


Faithfully Ordinary

Have you read George Eliot’s novel Middlemarch?   It traces the life of an idealistic young woman named Dorothea who wants to do something ‘big’ to leave a mark on the world. 522 more words