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“is it a person?” Babyyyyy.  I know you didn’t think you could trust me, but I told you that I’d never let you down and I meant that. Really. J...

grief.

imperfect smiles shattered by sharp corners. tumultuous patterns masked as accidents. something died that day. there was no funeral but the fixings were present...

self.

author’s note Over the last year much of my writing has centered around documenting the human experience. More specifically, how emotion drives behavior a...

discretion.

i wonder if you’re as aware of your selfishness as i have to be of mine. if you knew the amount of times my tongue was bruised by its own volatility becau...

four.

 roses with thorns. “Get the fuck on the floor.” “How am i supposed to go back to work like this?” “Bitch, I said get on the floor.” Medina loved 6ft tall...

three.

great ones When Shanelle first learned of her pregnancy, she prayed so hard for a little girl. None of us are sure that she knew exactly what she was asking the...

two.

sometimes it pours    He came. To my house. To my rescue. Inside. He came and I knew the second he exhaled and dropped his head into my right shoulder. Wha...

one.

a note on rainy days This is not a funny story. In fact, it’s so unfunny that it’s hilarious. The events that make up this story did not just happen to me, but ...

sunday night.

After listening to “the weekend” more than enough times, I felt compelled to revisit the hour (see: summer) I dubbed “not my finest.” It...

talking [fear.]

I’m not too prideful to admit that I late bloomed on the magnificence that is Kendrick Duckworth. Bitch Don’t Kill My Vibe was cool, but the real ad...