Honestly Yours
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Honestly Yours

When You Have To Pay For Help Because You Have No Friends

Or just a teeny, tiny support system in real life.

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Back in 2013 when I found out that I was unexpectedly pregnant, I quickly understood that I was facing single motherhood at a time in my life when I had virtually no friends and even less family. You see, I came from an extremely dysfunctional home. My father and I were estranged…

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Shannon Ashley

Shannon Ashley

It's not about being flawless, it's about being honest. 🍵 https://ko-fi.com/shannonashley 📧shannon.ashley.medium@gmail.com

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