Kat Atwell is a freelance writer, blogger & stage presence telling stories that deliver laughs, validation & community.

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She sleeps.

I love her with ferocity. She carries my heart inside her. When she hurts, I hurt. I ache to my bones. The pain radiates through me and echoes in my empty places. All of me wants to cradle her, kiss her forehead, tell her it will be OK. She is my daughter, my light. May she wake up tomorrow renewed, and may I have the gift of holding her hand.

Gonna make it!

A friend of mine is going through a tough time, and it’s curious, because her struggle is similar…