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Wash Day, circa 2021; Or, Assorted Thoughts I Express While Taking Care of My Hair on a Sunday Afternoon

I send a quiet prayer of petition up for my sisters out there adding eggs to their hair routine: “May they remember to switch to the cold faucet.”

Meditations on Gratitude

I used to think that gratitude would rob me of joyful anticipation.

Fool’s Spring

Normalcy was on the horizon, but staying safe still meant never getting my hopes up.

Metepisteme: After Knowledge

Do I know the ends of what I know, and will my knowledge deliver or damn me?

Physically Me

As long as we’re on this earth, she and I are stuck together.

Monsters of the Night

Part animal, part plant.

Of Monsters and Men

Of Monsters and Men

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There is no loneliness like the loneliness in our own strangeness and darkness.

Bogeyman

Bogeyman

He lurks behind church ladies when they ask if I’m still single.

5 Mantras and 2 Gifs for Managing Perfectionism

5 Mantras and 2 Gifs for Managing Perfectionism

You are not helping by pretending you can do it if you can’t, Katie.

The Monsters We Create

The Monsters We Create

The mosquito as monster highlights the threat to community that most predators lack.

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