Friday, July 18, 2008


I don't talk much about my childhood, even to the ones I'm closest to. Unless we're super tight, you probably haven't heard me say anything beyond a few vague, dismissive phrases regarding my experiences before I came to my family at age ten. When I first heard this song, bottled-up tears poured down my face as I heard myself as a little girl (figuratively) singing this. My comfort is knowing that the baby or child that will soon become part of our family will be one less child to experience such pain and isolating solitude...even though I wasn't quite alone, was I? Watch this and you'll understand:

This video was compiled by someone else, so the message at the beginning is not mine. "Scream" by Zoegirl:

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