How She Lost Her Mind

She swears it happened overnight

Photo by Yuris Alhumaydy on Unsplash

What do you want to be when you grow up?

Some children know, from the get-go, and their answer never changes. I was not one of those children.

I swore up and down that I was going to be a farmer…that is, until I was enamored with outer space and wanted to explore it, myself. Like many preteen girls, I had a strong…



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Divorced, biracial woman | 23 going on 65 | Editor for Out of the Woods | I write to heal myself and others | Support me at