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How my pet dragon validates my existence

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As a creative writing teacher, I wage a daily battle against boring poems

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This Is Us

Confrontations with God, a tollbooth, and the Devil

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Lived Through This

We knew a lot about hell. Not as much about heaven.

Whimsical illustration of two children getting eaten by colorful monsters.
Whimsical illustration of two children getting eaten by colorful monsters.
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A personal history of missed opportunities

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Wherein I, a childless woman, answer actual questions of actual children and possibly traumatize them for life

Black and white photo of a young boy holding a moon figure in his hands.
Black and white photo of a young boy holding a moon figure in his hands.
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A series in which I answer the inane questions your children ask, but with a side of existential dread

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This Is Us

Imagine the power of an older brother. He wields the Truth. How can he control himself?

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Lived Through This

To be fair, he was asking for it

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It’s time to tell my own story

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