Honored to be featured on The Pixel Project with so many other beautiful survivors.
I had the honor of sharing a piece of my healing story with IamSteveAustin.com —
Time Travel, Potatoes, and Grace
“I’m standing at the sink scrubbing potatoes in 2016 when 1990 comes swimming into focus. The water streaming from the spigot smells of Delaware, of another life. I’m 14 all over again, pregnant, standing over a bowl of potatoes, confused about how to wash them. Do I use soap? That’s stupid. Ugh, I’m so stupid.” Continued…
“When she accepted my invitation to talk, to get to know each other, I doubt she realized she was accepting an invitation to dig at our wounds.”
Featured at Parley, the student journal for Pikes Peak Community College. Read the whole essay here: http://www.ppcc.edu/parley/articles/lean-on-me-how-i-serve/