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How Trauma Can Teach You

Bookmark your trauma, don’t tear out its pages.

If Trauma was a person, he’d be severely misunderstood.

Like a high school teenager, stereotyped for his mass of tattoos, grungy Mohawk, and menthol cigarette, drooping from his scowling lips. Passers-by would side-step around him and avoid meeting his eye, never outwardly acknowledging his presence. But then he’d…



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Emily Wilcox

I imagine in a parallel universe I might be a caricaturist or a botanist or somewhere asleep on the moon — but here, I am a writer.