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Dear Little M,

I’ve lived to see another birthday. And I’m thinking about little me from years gone by. Some parts change and some stay the same. I’m 34 now and what does 34 year old me have to say to the me … Continue reading

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No Excuse

No Excuse Misused and abused It has happened to all of us I am not going To feel sorry for you And do not pity me He beat me Is no excuse I got hit too And that does not … Continue reading

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A Goth Girl Grown Up

It started as an ordinary day.  I had snuck out the previous night to see my boyfriend, I was tired but juiced on high-caffien tea.  I’d worn my usual school outfit of black jeans and a black turtle neck. I … Continue reading

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