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A Brand New Diary, Its Joys and How to Ruin Them

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I love choosing a new diary for the coming year.

The intense joy of opening the pristine pages for the first time and examining its carefully created script before filling in the all-important personal details.

You are transferring addresses and numbers when the first joy bubble bursts. You don’t speak to half the people anymore, and others never made it…

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Cathylouise

Cathylouise

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Writer & poet. Working on my first novel. Loves metal/rock. Follower of the old gods/pagan/heathen. She/her.