The Journey Back from Gone

My drug use escalated into a full-blown addict lifestyle in less than a month. “I’m too far gone,” I would tell myself.


Nun School and the Silent Father (part 2)

I pulled on my jeans and gathered my tattered pink shirt around me. I didn't know what a rape kit was nor did it cross my mind to ask for any kind of exam; I was exhausted and all I could think of was endless sleep.