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Medium

Why I’m Closing my Facebook Author Page. — Medium

Why I’m Closing my Facebook Author Page. — Medium

nailedmagazine.com

We Deserve It by Shannon Barber | Nailed Magazine Nailed Magazine

We Deserve It by Shannon Barber | Nailed Magazine N...

Medium

So… I’m Not Dying then? ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ — Medium

Or a tale of how perimenopause is wrecking everything.

Medium

For Black People Who Don't Know What to do Anymore. — Medium

For Black People Who Don't Know What to do Anymore....

Literary Orphans

You Can't See Me

In November of last year the Paris Review posted a poem by Frederick Seidel entitled “The Ballad of Ferguson, Missouri”. I wrote a furious rejection of their choice in my writing blog and it went viral.

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theestablishment.co

My Evolution In Understanding My Genders - The Establishment

I learned to feel my gender because I had no language to speak about it....

Medium

Born of Horror — Medium

Born of Horror — Medium

Medium

Dear White Ladies- — Medium

Dear White Ladies- — Medium

The Huffington Post

Dear Phil: About That Joke, Bro

Dear Phil: About That Joke, Bro

xojane

Self Care for Poor Folks: I Am Moving Away From Poverty Brain

Shaking off the emotional impact of poverty is easier said than done. But it's a new year and there's a new opportunity to give ourselves permission for self-care....

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Self Care for Poor Folks: How to Help Others

Now is a good time to talk about (online) volunteerism....

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Self Care For Poor Folks: Holiday Edition

The holidays are particularly difficult so keep the self care going....

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Self-Care For Poor Folks

Everybody deserves to self-care and everybody can do it....

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Self-Care For Poor Folks: Accessing Mental Health Care When You're Broke

Accessing mental health care when you are poor is a unique challenge....

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Self-Care For Poor Folks: Why I Need Self-Care

I don’t fundamentally believe that any methodology belongs solely to the clinician or in a clinical setting....