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Dumbledore and McGonagall

When I first stumbled into Harry Potter lore, the characters sprang at me from the pages, just as they did for many of you. After reading Book Five I began identifying pieces of the characters in people that I knew personally. 377 more words

Life

The Most Reverend

Back in the day, at the “old” Catholic Center housed in a square two-story building on Line Avenue, the secretaries of various departments would share what we called “phone duty” in which we were assigned a rotation of days to relieve the receptionist for her lunch hour. 1,275 more words

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Steam of Consciousness

I’ve only had one cup of coffee today.
My brain feels like expired jelly
and I’m worried my friends don’t like me.
Even worse, I’m worried I don’t like them more. 225 more words

Poetry

I fall in and out of love faster than you can say commitment issues

I want all my relationships
to be like the beginnings of relationships.
Constant kissing and hugging,
smiling at each other whenever
we cross paths,
holding hands while walking to places… 180 more words

Poetry

My verse is just sentences

I’m really worried that if I was presented the choice
of receiving a million hershey’s kisses
or a million real kisses,
I would choose the latter. 158 more words

Poetry

To My Next Lover

I’m sorry that I’ll do that thing
where I move my mouth
and the wrong words come out.

I hope you have a nice face… 203 more words

Poetry

The Tap on my Shoulder

My favorite inspirational author is Max Lucado.  I have a shelf full of “Max books” and I have read them each multiple times.  His writings somehow resonate with me at the intersection of who I am and who I should be.  200 more words

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