Heart Affairs
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Heart Affairs

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Drunk and Tan in Hawaii

The suggestion to be drunk and tan in Hawaii sounds like a good way to avoid reality. My 17-year-old son pictured it for me. I’m not entirely sure why maybe it just sounded funny.

Hawaii is paradise. A stark contrast to the cold cruel winter when I must live in the Northeastern United States in a permanently broken body by myself. Cold, harsh realities that stubbornly…



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Victoria Ponte

Writing to share wonder, gratitude and a sense of humor. Poetry, life lessons, survivor. Buy me a coffee: https://ko-fi.com/victoriaponte