I’m “Too Sensitive” For My Writer’s Group

I’m “Too Sensitive” For My Writer’s Group

From the beginning, I had a major problem with him. You know the type, the guy who dominates meetings because he thinks his words are more valuable than anyone else’s. He’s the guy who makes you feel small so he can feel bigger. He’s more important than everyone in...
The Girl Who Hated Being Different

The Girl Who Hated Being Different

I look at the clock. It’s almost midnight and I have to go again. I’ve visited the bathroom seven times in the last two hours. The need to pee is urgent and unrelenting. Every time I come out of my bedroom, I pass by my father who has a worried look on his face. He’s...
My Short-Term Memory Is Failing

My Short-Term Memory Is Failing

My family thought it was funny at first, and I could hardly blame them. I’d walk into a room and forget what I wanted. I’d go to the store and come back having forgotten at least one thing we needed. Sometimes it would take me three or four trips to remember a single...
Five Books That Changed My Life Forever

Five Books That Changed My Life Forever

My love of reading began at the tender age of three. I inherited this passion from my mother who was always reading at least three books simultaneously. One day, she presented me with a piece of paper where the word “look” had been written down for me. I was just...
Why Spanking Your Kids Isn’t The Only Option

Why Spanking Your Kids Isn’t The Only Option

When I was five years old, I walked out of the entrance to the trailer park I lived in with my mom and dad. Without telling anybody, I decided to visit the Stop and Go convenient store, and I walked out onto the highway to get there. I wasn’t afraid. I just wanted to...

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