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Crow’s Feet

Passing as Straight — Without Really Trying

Crow’s Feet Writing Prompt #8

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The answer came clear as a bell. “We make it up as we go.”

I found that I was not militant enough for my lesbian friends and not conventional enough for my straight friends.

Two hands shown, one reaching down from above, one reaching up from below, just about to clasp.
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Instead of “name it to blame it,” let’s “reflect and accept.”



“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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