Writer. Reader. Wife. Dog Mama. Lesbian. She/Her.
The aliens arrive in a giant, metal sphere,
skin translucent, I can see through the sheer
Organs of black burrow in their flesh,
By Emily Lacy2 months ago in Poets
TW: Mentions of child sexual abuse.
The Man and the Boy
It had been a rough few years for me when we moved into the little house on the hill.
By Emily Lacy2 months ago in Chapters
I met the woman who is now my wife in 2014. On our third date we talked about where we saw ourselves in the future. Being a pretty straightforward person, I wanted to know if our plans aligned before we got too serious.
By Emily Lacy2 months ago in Families
TW: Mention of child sexual abuse.
The police came to my door today. They told me they had to close the case against the man who sexually abused me as a child due to lack of evidence.
By Emily Lacy2 months ago in Psyche
“What number do you want to pick?”
I’m eight years old, at baseball semi-finals with my family. It’s round robin but I don’t really know what that means. Aunties, uncles, cousins, grandparents, siblings, Mum. It’s not Dad’s weekend with us.