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Acne, Beauty, Fear & Now

When I was about 12 years old I experienced acne for the first time. In my family when you get acne you will be cured by eating skunk stew. Yes, that’s right: skunk stew!  When I was 12 years old my … Continue reading

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My Mornigs at the Bus Stop This Fall

I wake up in the darkness, and I feel like I’m dying. I just want to die, go back to bed and never wake up. I wish I could take my Munequito with me and go as far away as … Continue reading

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Thirsty of Peace & Starving Of Light

I’m thirsty of peace, and starving of light.   My heart feels uneasy, with a longing for rest and quiet, for a peace than sometimes seems unreachable.   But my starving soul tempts me every day and advises me to … Continue reading

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Crying Over Small Things

There are days when small things are huge. On Saturday, I cried because I ordered a bad chai latte. I cried because the coconut milk I chose made my drink watery. On Sunday morning, I realised I’ve started taking my … Continue reading

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I Used To Be A Liar

I used to be such a lair! And I was a liar for most of my life! ahhaha. I could argue that my lies didn’t come from an evil heart. But I was used to throwing random lies to people … Continue reading

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On Your Birthday, My Sweet Mother

My dearest mother Mary, I thought about writing you a poem, but it made me nervous to think that I couldn’t write something amazingly special for you. However, you can never go wrong with a letter. As a kid, I … Continue reading

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Modern Day Enemies

Love your enemies. How hard that is! I don’t even have enemies, yet, it’s still very difficult. I cannot image how hard this must be with actual enemies. I guess my modern day enemies are people that I simply find … Continue reading

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