Tag: Heart


They say the weight of your heart is approximately 0.5% of your body weight. Why does it often feel as if that organ is more Jovian than Gaian—in a chamber of gravity set to 250%?   *sigh* It’s funny how each story I’m working on seems to play out in real life, in one form …

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It’s raining. I used to always stand in the rain. When I worked for 7-Eleven, I was the crazy employee standing in the parking lot, soaking wet. Tonight, I felt the storms rolling in… with my children freshly in bed, I stepped into the backyard, bare feet on grass, and rose into the sky. Planted …

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Yesterday marked my thirty-fifth year on this planet, and it seems the first to affect me in any sort of way, though not in the way you might think. All previous birthdays have had no effect on me… older, sure, but this is just one of my bodies— its age means nothing. It’s always been …

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