Human Parts
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Human Parts

Everything Is Beautiful and Everything Is Terrible

Caring for my dying mother is a complex potpourri of love, resentment, fear, and annoyance

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MyMy mother’s eyes are bulging, glassy and wild, almost spinning in their sockets with fear. Her cracked lips are pulled back from her teeth, which snap viciously. She is warning an invisible opponent of her bite. Her face is waxy…




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Brianna Wheeler

Brianna Wheeler

Writer and illustrator in Portland, Oregon | |

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