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A Father’s Right

Saturday afternoon. I am sixteen. Taking a shower in our downstairs bathroom, door locked. Content. Thinking my typical teenage thoughts. I hear a noise, see the lock turning on the door. I yell – hey, I am in the shower! … Continue reading

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Temptation

I woke up this morning feeling depressed. I had two disturbing dreams and felt so alone. I instantly said to myself, “It’s too much to do school. I just need to quit.” Then, of course, I remembered that I actually … Continue reading

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Week One

The title of this blog post is ‘week one.’ As I looked at the title I thought of the words ‘weak one,’ as in one who is weak. I have often felt weak these past seven days. Weak in body, … Continue reading

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