Age of Empathy
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Age of Empathy

From Fat Kid to Foxy Fourteen, and How I Foiled My Dream

My meteoric rise to beauty didn’t work for me, and I had to learn to love myself again.

Photo by Yan Krukov: https://www.pexels.com/photo/portrait-of-a-woman-doing-splits-6616752/

Watch me do the splits! Watch me! Watch!

I tried so hard to be a gymnast. No one bothered telling me the girls who succeeded at gym were petite girls with tiny bodies and no boobs. I was okay on…

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Debra Groves Harman, MEd

Debra Groves Harman, MEd

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Top Writer | published memoirist--Love and Loss in Cambodia | EIC The Narrative Arc & The Wind Phone | retired teacher | naturalist | musician | traveler