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I Want to See What You See | Poetry

Camera lens of happiness, to take away the grey

Cuz sunshine’s there, I see it, it’s just a million miles away.

Camera lens of hopefulness, to take away despair… 50 more words


Do You Write Because You Can Or Because You Have To?

In 2011 I had lot’s of time on my hands as I was attempting to recover from some mysterious fevers that had all the Dr.s stumped at the V.A. 490 more words

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healing scars

time heals the immediate pain.

scarring will always remind you of the challenges you survived.

8 hours in a full foramen magnum decompression after 2 full years… 83 more words

Me And My Defects

Surviving: My Battle with Brain Cancer

I have been contemplating the next topic to blog about, and with May now here; I think I have it figured out! For those who follow my social media, I am sure you’ve seen my posts about “Go Gray In May”. 2,547 more words

My Rape: The Medical and Legal Process

This blog entry is one of two posts. This entry covers the “black and white” – what happens when you decide to report a rape – the medical and legal process. 5,328 more words

On Sexual Assault and Healing

If I can’t write for myself, I’ll write for others.

When I was fifteen years old, two boys who were in my sophomore class raped me at a party. 1,612 more words


The Gun.

We know the trigger. We know it well.
The gun, the gun, run the gun.
She sticks out her tongue, thirsty and writhing
from the scepter, the life-giving gun. 223 more words