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

Friendship

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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.


THIS IS US

On closure and cassette tapes

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LIVED THROUGH THIS

Car crashes, quarry jumps, and the friends we love despite everything

Photo: Christina Reichl Photography/Getty Images


I didn’t want to admit it, but prayer seemed to work

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Lived Through This

We all need a witness, even in our darkest moments

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This Is Us

When I revealed deeply personal details of my life in my memoir, my friendships changed in ways I never expected

Closeup of a woman’s face with a pensive expression.
Closeup of a woman’s face with a pensive expression.
Photo: Shane Gorski via Flickr/CC BY-ND 2.0


Humans 101

My friendship failures taught me something important about marriage

Photo: Kevin Doncaster/flickr


Fiction

The Quarantine Diaries, Part One

A watercolor style photograph of a city skyline.
A watercolor style photograph of a city skyline.
Photo courtesy of the author.


Fiction

The Quarantine Diaries, Part Two

Orange and white cat sitting comfortably on a giant dark grey bean bag.
Orange and white cat sitting comfortably on a giant dark grey bean bag.


Fiction

The Quarantine Diaries, Part Five

Dark empty city street at night, save for a lone dark figure.
Dark empty city street at night, save for a lone dark figure.
Image courtesy of the author

Human Parts

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

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