Tag Archives: Anger

Endings and Beginnings

As a kid, after my parents put me and my sisters to bed, I would sometimes sneak back out to a hidden spot on the stairwell to eavesdrop on the adult conversation. My mother and father seemed happier at that … Continue reading

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I Can’t Stay Mad at You

My sister Bonnie and I are only one year apart but she was much taller than I was for most of our childhood. Her size and stature as the eldest sibling meant that I followed her lead in most things. … Continue reading

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