New beginnings and nightmares.
An intro to how brain-movies work.
Netflix and insomnia.
Fighting the lows.
Figuring out how to be a person in the world.
Puzzling over relationships and dreams.
I was flat-out afraid to go to bed.
Keeping our eyes open wide.
Moving homes; bodies; forward in time.
Why did she have my face?
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