Good girls do tell.

Just before we walk into the room Mom sees the business card of another therapist sharing the office. There’s a quick intake of breath. Janice. Mom worked for Janice’s husband for 15 years. “What will people think?” Oh fuck here we go…I’m an empath* by...

I’m a shaker

Excited I stand at the podium in front of the entire school ready to give my first chapel talk. Mr. Patterson, our Headmaster, insists that each of the 7th graders speak about their relationship to God before the whole school. As I start to talk I’m flooded with...

A Newbie Healer

Throw Back Thursdays #TBT on Facebook is always interesting. When I see old photos of a person I start getting aha’s when I least expect it. Just happens. It’s a form of remote viewing. Years ago, as a newbie healer, my ‘shamanic sight’...

A Snow Queen’s Legacy

Towering over me, his body pressed up against mine, Raymond pretends to get a book off the top shelf. He stays too long. Leaning in. Rubbing up. I can feel his breath on my head, hardness on my back. The rest of the class is milling about the library I feel trapped,...