Category Archives: Life

  1. he was named after a western state

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    June 16, 2016 by August Rain

    I was sitting there at my table in the methadone clinic with my water bottles, pens, flash drives, career development …
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  2. i stated my need

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    May 31, 2016 by August Rain

    I haven’t known What to do to Remedy or bring around to good This heavy Empty Loss This disappointment This …
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  3. Puffy

    December 20, 2013 by August Rain

    Not a sweater. But it's bad enough.

    Vegan for 18 months. Went off the grid over the holidays. Now I feel puffy. And heavy. And why is …
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  4. that turquoise room

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    December 27, 2012 by August Rain

    i go up to that room and it is cold as i open the door and as i glance at …
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  5. Don’t Tell Me

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    December 8, 2012 by August Rain

    Don’t tell me I have an attitude. Don’t tell me that I got “all huffy.” Don’t tell me that I …
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  6. Attitude

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    December 8, 2012 by August Rain

    Lose the attitude. You have a real attitude. What is it about having an attitude? Can we NOT have attitudes? …
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    November 11, 2012 by August Rain

    there are nights and days, still when I cannot bear the truth of the damage, the gut-wrenching pain that I …
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