Tag Archives: Children

  1. Ten Things that Aren’t Love

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    June 2, 2019 by lucieromarin

    Trauma-bonding Mutual convenience Mutual addiction Transference Countertransference Grooming behaviour (or ‘training’, if you like that word better) Groomed behaviour (or …
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  2. “…It Shouldn’t Be a Debate.”

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    February 4, 2019 by lucieromarin

    WEIRD SYNCHRONICITY!! In preparation for placement, I’m volunteering two days a week. Last week, after posting as I did, I …
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  3. The Pain of Plastic

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    November 30, 2018 by lucieromarin

    Recently, Australia’s two leading supermarkets decided to charge for plastic bags, with the alleged intention of reducing plastic waste. Drama …
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  4. Burying the Cake – and the Alleluia

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    November 10, 2018 by lucieromarin

    I’ve been ironing baby-clothes and thinking about this post by Dorothy Cummings McLean, in which she writes about what it …
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  5. On Turning Forty

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    July 18, 2018 by lucieromarin

    Single women raised in conservative communities dread their fortieth birthdays. (I don’t know if the same is true for men; …
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  6. Wounded Witches, Pro-Life Pagans

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    June 11, 2018 by lucieromarin

    When I turned fifteen, a Catholic adult gave me a book about how to summon demons. It was based on …
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  7. Interesting Questions I’ve Been Asked

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    August 7, 2014 by lucieromarin

    Questions about the faith arrive in all kinds of ways. Bitter experience has taught me that if a guy asks …
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