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Face-Off

I sat with her yesterday,
Three hours, the silence magnified her smile.
She quietly nibbled on the chocolate end
Humming a lullaby, a whispered melody. 154 more words

Random Pieces

The list of sane.

I 've got to write a list. I have been putting it off, as it's yet another reminder that things are not hunky dory on the husband front. 1,096 more words

Coping With Depression

Strange days indeed

I didn’t do much of anything yesterday, but it was an eventful day, nonetheless. It started with an email from the coworker.

He was out of town this whole week. 394 more words

Marriage

Terror Bird or Terror Beings?

Recently, while perusing a book I dumpster-dived in my neighborhood, I learned of Titanis walleri, a large, flightless, carnivorous bird that lived approximately 5-2 million years ago (early Pliocene to early Pleistocene) in North America. 57 more words

An open letter to my abuser

It’s time we had a tête-à-tête. I don’t consider myself a victim; to be honest I hate the word. I feel like I’ve come too far to be labeled in such a way.  1,662 more words

Health

Blank13

They say writing it down is a good thing, so I am going to just that. My husband has depression and it is pissing me off. 792 more words

Coping With Depression

Immobile

Stone sarcophagus

pain and fear analogous

buried deep, deep

beneath this hill, so steep

trapped behind a zen facade

agree in silent with a nod… 11 more words

Poetry