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Kissing With Celiac Disease

How should I bring up I might get glutened from someone?

Photo by Kaja Reichardt on Unsplash.

Since being diagnosed with celiac disease about four months ago, my family has all worked to try to provide a safe, gluten-free environment at home. Recently, my sibling even thoughtfully asked me if they could kiss me on the cheek if they had gluten on their lips.




We publish memoirs, personal essays, and fictional memoir. Creative stories unpacked from the nostalgic hope chests of our lives.

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Kayla Vokolek

Kayla Vokolek

Creative writing grad located in LA

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