I will not tiptoe in glass slippers when I was made to run with the Sword of Shan Yu.


July 23, 2019

I married the love of my life ten years ago, almost to the day. Not long ago, my husband asked me, “How should we celebrate our ten-year-anniversary?” I mostly listened. I mostly listened because I already knew that there would be no ten-year-anniver...

October 3, 2018

When I was in third grade I wrote a letter to Bill Clinton asking him to end abortion.  Today I spent seven hours in an abortion clinic. As a third grader, I accepted the conservative beliefs of my parents. As I grew in age, knowledge, and experience...

September 11, 2018

When we visited the 9/11 Memorial, it was so quiet and somber you could have heard a pin drop. My fingers slid across the names engraved along the border where the Twin Towers once stood tall. Instead only the foundation remains and vast solemn water...

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