Abandoned, yet again.

Abandoned, yet again.

It didn’t always work. I was young and didn’t have the self-control required. Once, we were at the lake and he was throwing all the kids into the water. He was the only adult that really played with us and made the boringness of growing up poor a little lighter. I...
Episode 39: The Trap of Speaking Up

Episode 39: The Trap of Speaking Up

This week, I reflect on several instances when I spoke up and when I stayed quiet and the threads I learned. This episode is partially me processing what being “shy” has meant to me, based off of what I am learning about my nervous system. I focus on how I...