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Hello, whoever you are

You can call me E or E. ;)

Let me introduce myself like a good kid.

I am from Indonesia and a fresh-grad, currently have a job as Branch Office Manager. 163 more words

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Weekly Wisdom - Brene Brown, Brave, and Trust

I am issuing myself a personal challenge. Every week, I would like to share a bit of wisdom that I come across and how I’ve seen that wisdom enacted in my own life, or how I’d like to incorporate it going forward. 2,501 more words

Self Stories

Body Talk

Hey little fat roll
Yes, you
the one that rides just below my waist
and just above my hips.
Hi there.

I’m always trying to make you disappear, 295 more words

Poems

Mosquito Bites - Spike Warning, Abuse Narrative

What do I remember about my transition into womanhood?

In many ways, I feel like I am still in transition. The vast majority of the time, I feel like a child – sexless, small, confused, looking to role models for guidance and support and validation.   1,145 more words

Self Stories

Discovery of Self

It was the summer of the lizards. None of the exotic, tropical green lizards that I remembered from my childhood, but ashy greys, dusty browns, toxic yellows and moist blacks. 1,356 more words

Self Stories

Crack

You are going to crack.

It’s best you know that from the beginning. It always helps to know these things from the start, in fact the knowing can sometimes keep you from cracking, but not this time. 725 more words

Short Stories