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121 Changeling

He isnae mine, hasnae been for twelve years. I know that now. It took a good long while tae admit it and I’ve tried tae make up for lost time, for a’ the years I dithered about whether or not it wis true.

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119 Rehab

Is it my turn? Well, yeah, I guess so. I’m as ready as I’ll ever be…So, okay. Here goes.

Hello. My name is Tom, and I am…

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118 All that matters

The doctor’s talking and I’m trying to focus, but the painting on the wall behind her is driving me mad. 

‘We no longer use the term, “nervous breakdown”,’ she says.

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117 Python Yellow

For a birth, Neile’s is surprisingly easy. Even the doctors say so. At first the contractions are painful, blindingly so. I claw at my skin in silent agony. 

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