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I remember when...

He threw me to the ground and kicked me in the ribs repeatedly while my mother watched on with a beer in her hand

He threw me up against the fridge, punched me in the chest and dropped me to the ground causing a glass to smash and cut my thumb and mum’s foot open… 263 more words

Child Abuse

I Can't Throw it Away, These Things are Valuable to Some People...

Trying to pull it together after a week of pure exhaustion. I have Fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, arthritis everywhere and degenerative disc disease so I have bouts of pain and exhaustion where I fluctuate from suffering from insomnia to chronic fatigue. 1,463 more words


Wonky LED's and an amazing brain

My wife is home schooling Preston, as the local school system could not really cope with his unique needs and abilities. Children who are on ‘the spectrum’ are not like neurotypical children. 531 more words


New writing: 'Father Figures'

I was recently asked to be part of an anthology of writing about fatherhood, whether about being a father, your relationship with your father, and other such angles. 181 more words

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Confession #11: I was a difficult stepchild


Unlike many children, when my parents divorced, I was happy and relieved. They fought often and I was always afraid of when the next fight would occur. 561 more words

Confessions Of A Godly Woman

Daughter Takes Last Name Of Stepdad In Emotional Letter

1010 WINS — One woman is proving that family doesn’t have to be bonded through DNA.

In a now viral show of love, Katelyn Miller, a 21-year-old from Salina, Kansas, wrote a touching letter to her stepfather, Lance Jeske. 327 more words


12/27/2016 - Uncomfortable Runins

Dream 1

I had a dream that I had a black family at the entrance to the room I was sleeping in my grandmas house. They all had a disappointed look on their faces. 149 more words