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Conditional Love

How family estrangement broke my sex-working heart

// Isolation by Yasuhisa Yamazaki

AA s a child, I learned that love was highly conditional based upon what you could do or how “useful” you were to someone — what you could do for them.

I remember my mostly-absentee father would only come to see me if I would give him money for drugs. He left for good when I was eight, after cheating on my mom with her trauma…

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Laura LeMoon

Laura LeMoon

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As seen in HuffPost, The Daily Beast, Bitch Magazine, Insider, and more. Former peer policy advisor to UNODC, USDOJ, CDC, City of Seattle and WHO.