Human Parts
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Human Parts

THIS IS US

Floating, Drifting, Swimming

An old story about addiction, recovery, and an old friend

A mountain river stream in a tropical rainy forest
Photo: Михаил Руденко/Getty Images

“He always listened to you,” your mother says to me and I don’t have the heart to tell her that wasn’t so. She doesn’t know about the time we were 25 and you jumped off the moving train and I picked gravel out of your back for hours or the time we were 30 and you got caught in…

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Gwen Frisbie-Fulton

Gwen Frisbie-Fulton

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