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I collect fractured humans and store them in a bell jar for moments
I want normal. Sometimes,
I shrink myself to join the jar party.
- Eugenia Leigh The Jar Party
Itâ€™s easier to live small crisis by small crisis, to believe
if you didnâ€™t drink so much, or slept more,
or had one frank conversation with your father,
then your troubles would dissolve like frozen creeks and disappear into a muddy river.
- Mark Neely Eating Alone
You have a boyfriend now but I always thought it was cool how you would wear your dadâ€™s old dress jackets and roll the sleeves up past your elbows and you let me borrow one once before senior prom but I was too embarrassed to wear it because I didnâ€™t want to stand out, wasnâ€™t ready to stand out.
- Kevin Sampsell Boyfriend