“I keep secrets.” My new therapist got the full first hour and was a little shaken. I only revealed the … More
Every time I bend over, my coffee threatens to come back to haunt me. I’m way overfull. One of the … More
“If you’re allergic to anything, you’re allergic to New Jersey.” That was S.P. and S.’s pediatrician way back when. She … More
“Today was a mix of emotions. Watching E. leave the court, hearing her say “So this is what it feels like to be free? …”
Riding the 552 yesterday and thinking, like I often do because I’m usually next to someone smelly and it’s my … More
Something of a cross between a zombie, a vampire and a wronged, hurt, vengeful ghost with a story to tell and a need to make things right or extract revenge; wiedergänger seems to be the only metaphor I have found that fits the haunting of the abused person. The ghost – zombie digs it way out no matter how much you want it to stay buried.