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

THIS IS US

Of all the haunting remnants of the past year, the one I can’t shake is my daughter’s eerily real doll

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THIS IS US

If cake were a drug, this one would be a Schedule I substance

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THIS IS US

We’ve all been stuck in some way or another

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THIS IS US

On our first overseas trip as a family, our bodies fell apart

Illustration: Calla King-Clements for Human Parts


THIS IS US

Playing ‘Shadow of the Colossus’ opened within me a shame that fictional violence had never provoked before

“It was that sense of space — the immensity of our smallness in the grandness of existence.” Painting: “The Red Tower” by Giorgio de Chirico. Oil on canvas, 1913.


THIS IS US

When walking becomes the destination itself

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This Is Us

When you forgive, you grow

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This Is Us

It can take a long time to decide you are ready to get the help you need


This Is Us

And I’ve got a plan to make it happen

If only…


This Is Us

Our eyes are tired of communicating, and our pixelated faces are so 2020

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Human Parts

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

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