Passing

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Someone I’ve known for over a decade recently passed away. They were a colleague and a friend. Although I would question whether I was as good a friend as I could have been when they needed it.

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Retribution – Part 3

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S: Good morning Mrs Sullivan.

G: Please call me Gloria.

S: Then, please call me Selena.

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Retribution – Part 1

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“This world is cold, dark and cruel and our mere presence in it only makes it worse. In this presentation, I intend to…”

“Excuse me Selena, if this is another attempt to speak negatively about Retribution, this is really not the forum.”

“But we were asked to talk about something we’re passionate about.”

The teacher shook her head disapprovingly.

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Death And The Dentist

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I never know what to say when grief comes knocking. Paralysis takes over and I get awkward, fidgety and I try to avoid the issue, even when it’s my own. I say what I think I’m supposed to say but I know the words are hollow because what gives solace at the worst moment of your life? Continue reading