The Pain We Can’t Mention

But Somehow, We Must

Photo by Zachary Kadolph on Unsplash

Every family, I think, has its rough patches. They do, right? I’ve heard one-off jokes for years about the American dysfunctional family, “I’ll really be surprised when I see a functional family — har dee har har!”

We’ve heard forever about the “crazy uncle” at Thanksgiving, or the “wicked stepmother” that teens have to endure. But what about when all of that is your life…

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Susan Kelley

Susan Kelley

Susan is a runner, a mom of 3 grown children, and an avid traveler. She writes about humans, and wrote a book about false accusations of sexual assault.