Browsing the "trauma" Tag

The Game

July 9th, 2020 | by Sandie Friedman

Somehow, I believe, hunger (desire) must have been, for my mother, as threatening as anger


Freaking Homeschool

March 26th, 2020 | by Sacha Mardou

How many kids are living through their unhappy childhoods right now, having lost their safe space?


Mother’s Day Triptych

May 24th, 2019 | by Carla Rachel Sameth

I long for something that will somehow bind the three of us together, me, my wife, and my son. They seem to be less attached to the idea


The Wooden Spoon

April 2nd, 2019 | by Jennifer Jordán Schaller

On more than one occasion, my mother said, “Do not upset me. If I start spanking you, I might not be able to stop. I don’t want to hurt you.”


Beneath the Surface

February 5th, 2019 | by Lucinda Cummings

Bathyscaphe (noun): “A navigable, submersible vessel for exploring the depths of the ocean; an observation capsule with a separate overhead



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