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I Don’t Want Her To Be Afraid

For my daughter.

The first time I went out alone, I was sitting in my car outside the venue thinking of an excuse not to go in. The thought of walking in there without knowing anyone triggered anxiety I didn’t even know I had.

“It’s OK, Kern. You can do it. Just walk in.”

That was me hyping myself up. It took about ten minutes of that, most of it staring in the…




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Kern Carter

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