Category Archives: friendship

No One To Teach Me

Copyright 2013 My efforts to be what I think you want—what you say you want—is a failure every time. As it is doomed to be. Either you are lying or I am not enough. Most likely both. As fucking usual. … Continue reading

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A Conversation

Copyright 2013 He asks me… Why so quiet? I tell him… You make your living with your voice. I’ve made my life suppressing mine. Not only do you use your voice…you give voice to the voiceless. But only if someone … Continue reading

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