Upward Spirals: Vehicular Assault is Bad and Other Post-Divorce Lessons
Jaime Franchi
Created 03 Feb 2022
This is a memoir about growing up long after adulthood, learning how to tell the truth without apology and trying not to run people over, again.

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End of Story.
02 Nov 2022 7 2
As my kids near that end of the line of childhood and the beginning of college and independence, I hold two conflicting feelings in my heart: the absolute knowledge that they are capable, resilient an...
Shitstorms and Recovery
28 Oct 2022 4 2
Do I dare Disturb the universe? In a minute there is time For decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse. —The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock by T. S. ELIOT I have been conducting an in-dept...
Thank You, Next
28 Sep 2022 6 1
The process of excavating Sensitive Girl requires me to tell the truth about why she went into hiding in the first place. My dad had this huff that let you know when he was done with you. There was a ...
The Night that Changed Everything
20 Sep 2022 7
Disclaimer: I owe my readers—especially paid subscribers—an apology. My posts have gotten less frequent, not because I don’t have anything to say, but because I haven’t been quite sure how to tell thi...
The Power of Sisterhood
31 Aug 2022 4 2
Sophia zips up the back of Anna’s dress and steps back. “I like it, but I don’t love this for you.” Anna agrees and Sophia unzips. Again and again until we find the “one.” Upward Spirals: Vehicular As...

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