The Things You Said

The Things You Said   “Can’t you just forget about it?” “You deserved it.” “Did you have sex with him before?” “Did you ever want to?” “Maybe you misunderstood what was happening.” "Some kids just like to experiment with each other, sexually, that's all." "You're blowing this out of proportion." “You have to put this … Continue reading The Things You Said

An Open Letter To Anyone Who Has Ever Heard A Part of My Story & Cringed In Embarrassment For Me

An Open Letter To Anyone Who Has Ever Heard A Part of My Story And Cringed In Embarrassment For Me     I see you. You’re the person posting on social media Of your shock and grief Regarding the suicides of Kate Spade And Anthony Bourdain. I see you. You’re the person who says suicide … Continue reading An Open Letter To Anyone Who Has Ever Heard A Part of My Story & Cringed In Embarrassment For Me

The Story I Have To Tell

I am the girl you’ve been riding with since you were ten. We were in the same class; I sat across from you in math. I am your colleague, your associate. I’ve worked for you. I’ve given you my number. We’ve met up after being friends for years. I’ve tried a horse from you, I’ve … Continue reading The Story I Have To Tell