Lit Up
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Lit Up

Part II: Ruthann

Cleveland

Flash Fiction

Photo by Caique Nascimento on Unsplash

I don’t know why my parents are the way they are — why they think better of themselves when compared to everyone else in our community. Their senseless thinking over the years — impressed upon me and my two sisters and has shaken us in ways I cannot describe.

I have always felt the need to empower myself — to grow outside of the box they fought…

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Tre L. Loadholt

Tre L. Loadholt

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