The Memoirist
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The Memoirist

My Ex Told Police I Poisoned My Kids

Spoiler alert: I didn’t

A police officer kneels down to speak with a young child who is holding a stuffed animal

The knock startled me.

It was nearly midnight, and I was asleep on the sofa. I had dozed off watching Orange is the New Black on Netflix.

My friends knew better than to drop by unannounced, especially at this time of night. I didn’t like surprise visitors, so I decided to ignore whoever was on my front porch…



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Missy Crystal

Working through my trauma one story at a time. Thanks for joining me on my journey.