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Essays & Creative Nonfiction

  • Panic Attacks and Little Debbies

    September 11, 2019 // 0 Comments

    I need to be more transparent. I need to stop glossing it over. I need to stop posting about a life that is edited with filters and lighting. I need to tell more people that [...]
  • Finding the Humor in Chronic Illness

    September 5, 2019 // 0 Comments

    Being chronically ill sucks. Bottom line. It’s not fun. Or funny. Or enjoyable. But… there are moments that make me laugh. The absurdity of it all can turn an [...]
  • Dreams of Lemon Meringue Pie

    August 15, 2019 // 0 Comments

    My father grew up in an abandoned house in Pālama, one of the less reputable parts of Honolulu. He didn’t even wear shoes until middle school, which was mostly fine [...]
  • Cleo the Miracle Cat

    August 11, 2019 // 1 Comment

    November 8, 2018 started out as any ordinary work day. The weather had been warm for November, and I was bemoaning this fact, as I am a cool weather person. I’d woken up [...]
  • Overheard in the Coffee Shop

    August 6, 2019 // 1 Comment

    Content warning: suicide My name is not Alan Smithee. Unlike the Hollywood directors who ran from their projects, I want to attach my name to this post. I just can’t. There [...]
  • Nancy Bachmann

    It’s Not A Rant, It’s My Reality

    August 6, 2019 // 0 Comments

    Content warning: suicide, loss Ever notice when we get completely worked up and really want to express what affects us deeply, we call it a rant? I’ve had rants before. [...]

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