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Using language to capture chronic illness, emotion, and the human experience. 

Future Dead Person
You don't pass or fail at being a person, dear

Pass or Fail

We live in a culture that demands clearly defined roles for every individual. I see these roles in my own...

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Kindness is a Major Key

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I have my longest class. It’s still only an hour and 15 minutes, but for someone...

Magic of Words: An Essay

Magic: An Essay on the Power of Words

Flashcards are my nemesis. When I was learning to read, I often sat my tiny self onto the corner of...