The Day I Opened My Eyes

Overthrowing the tyranny of Not Enough. One eyelid at a time.

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How my ‘Not Enough’ enslaved me:

Scrolling through Instagram, I was suddenly caught. I clicked on the video and my eyes got all swirly, just like in the cartoons.

The clip was of an attractive young woman picking a tiny little strip of…



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Novelist. Poet. Musician. Buddhist. Quilter. Animal lover. Visible grownup. Hidden child. Secret dancer when all alone. Makes good bread.