The Memoirist
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The Memoirist

Life Sucked for Me When I Was Ten, Just Ask My Thumb

But not all days were bad.

Photo by Vic_B on Pixabay

When I was an infant, I did my parents a favour by finding my thumb. I never asked them to run to me to readjust a rubber soother that fell. My pacifier was ready-made, always handy, and cheap. I suppose, in the beginning, using my thumb met with enthusiasm until the day I was supposed to give it up but refused. After that, my…

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Karen Schwartz

Karen Schwartz

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Aspiring bestselling novelist, featured writer for The Daily Cuppa, kindness specialist, lover of short-form and chocolate.