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Human Parts
A publication from Medium about humanity: yours, mine, and ours.

THIS IS US


LIVED THROUGH THIS

To know where you’re going, you need to know where you’re from

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THIS IS US

My daughter’s absence was like a wound, raw and weeping. Everything we did together reminded us of who we had lost.

Painting by Emily Dooley


PAST IS PROLOGUE

Philosophy is the love of wisdom. But sometimes, wisdom requires that we embrace our foolishness.

Poster for Gentry Bros. Circus, circa 1920–1940. Image: Library of Congress


THIS IS US

Coping in an oppressive system did not look appealing to me

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HUMOR

Guess which one I don’t fully understand

Illustration by the author


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This Is Us

I understood, even as a young girl, that I was much too much.

Alabama searching for shells on a barrier island, being perfect. Photo by author.


HUMANS 101

Practical tools and tips for everyday living

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Human Parts

A publication from Medium about humanity: yours, mine, and ours.

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