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suffering

can I show you my scars?

August 8, 2014, Michaela Evanow, 5 Comments

I was diagnosed with advanced scoliosis, a progressive curvature of my spine, when I was halfway to 16. As I prepared for surgery on my crooked spine a few months later, I thought about the pain, the

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the ghost of love

April 18, 2014, Michaela Evanow, 1 Comments

“He isn’t just feeling the anger and spite and unbearable self-disgust of this one crowd on this one Friday morning in Palestine; he’s turning his bruised face toward the whole human crowd, past and present

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