Mother Heart

I am not a religious person. I don't got to church or temple or mosque. I don't pray or bend a knee to Goddess or God. But after nearly fourteen years of motherhood I have come to believe in something, something fierce and  powerful and universal. Something outside of me, completely out of my control.... Continue Reading →

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American Elegy

This is not an elegy for America, the beautiful; America land of the free. It's not an elegy for  geography, latitude and longitude, tectonic 'tis of thee. The land, blooded and let, bartered for pretty trinkets, stolen for a woolen blanket and a few bottles of booze--she will remain. Purple mountains majesty, fruited plains. Red... Continue Reading →

Dear 2016, Suck It

Dear 2016, Well, here we are. December 31st. If you've got any more surprises up your sleeve--say Harrison Ford dropping dead or Simon le Bon suddenly suffocating, the sudden annexation of Poland by Russian troops-you've got less than 24 hours to do your dirty work. The (not so) funny thing is that you, 2016, you weren't... Continue Reading →

How To Become Radicalized in Ten Easy Steps

Step 1 The slow realization that something about you is considered not as good as, seen as less than. Even though you don't feel less than, everything you read and see and hear, watch and listen to, screams and whispers it to your heart. Step 2 The dissonance of questioning and doubting your own experiences. Making excuses... Continue Reading →

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D.E. Haggerty

Writer, Blogger, Book Addict

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