The past year

Sometimes I like to take a look back on my life. Sometimes certain circumstances cause me to accidentally jump back to where I was–all the hurt, shame, fear, anger, etc. But, I think’feel I am getting better at focusing on the present as well as the future. Just a year ago i was so different–so…

How you know you need a nap.

How you know you need a nap Part 1: Today I unwrapped a piece of gum–I put the gum in the trash and the wrapper in my mouth.   How you know you need a nap Part 2: Today, at work, I walked into the stock room (where we keep braces and parts for prosthetics)…

Leave

Sometimes he would slap my face. I would have hand prints around my wrist from where he would hold me down or pull me. He would tell me, “this is all your fault that I’m leaving, you know”. I would believe it. Every. Single. Freaking. Time. “Who was that?” He would ask me when a…