part i: “what the hell was i trying to say?”

I didn’t start writing until I was in elementary school, probably right before the 5th grade, though I’m not certain. There’s bound to be writing from that time somewhere in my mom’s filing cabinets, and I can solidify the time later.

I started writing to express myself, as most do, though didn’t write for long. …


chris staines

Her poet. Dad. Data ninja. Carolina Panthers fan.

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