I’m heartless only when I need to be.
Tell yourself sweet things before bed each night. Don’t wait for someone else to come along and do it. You don’t have to say it out loud, think pleasant thoughts as you fall asleep. Think about all the wonderful things you’d like to have and picture yourself having them. Think about everything you already have and be grateful. Good night. Sweet dreams….
*Looks at self in mirror* I’d fuq me *jumps in bed*
Many discussions of Debra Harrell, the South Carolina mother who was jailed for “abandoning” her 9-year-old daughter at a park, fail to mention how limited child-care options are for low-income parents, especially those who are single.
My latest for RHRC. I’m done with school & back to writing consistently.