I Held My Farts Back For 8 Years. No more!

“God DAMN it!” My father shouted as he struggled to manually crank the driver’s side window down on our wood-paneled station wagon. He was holding his breath as he drove, cheeks puffed out, shoulders up. When the smell got to me in the back seat, I did the same.  It was like… I don’t even […]

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When a Conversation With a Homeless Man Saved My Life

Everyone else was asleep when I drove away from home that morning.  I begged through weary tears, “Please, God, just take me. I’m no good to them, to anyone.”  No child should be raised by someone like me, I thought.  No husband should have to deal with my neediness and negativity.  They will be better […]

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So true!

Seek to understand yourself instead!

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