‘Children show scars like medals…

Part-broken, Part-whole

Lovers use them as secrets to reveal. A scar is what happens when the word is made flesh.’

– Leonard Cohen You hear and read about all kinds of inner child crap. Apparently, we all have one and we must nurture, protect, be aware of this child. My question is, what if you have an outer child? That seems like 2 more kids than I care for, really.

See, my trouble is this: I do not think I have dealt with my outer child yet, forget the one inside. The one that screams, shouts and cries when ignored. The one that hates to lose at games and sulks when she doesn’t get what she wants. The one that feels bad every time someone makes fun of her in the playground or when someone decides she is not their friend anymore. The one that always messes up her clothes (especially…

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