• When You Feel Misunderstood And Out Of Place

    9 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    I was always the weird kid. There are some good reasons for it, but they don't really matter right now. Suffice it to say I was weird, I am weird, and I will probably always be weird. I don't fit in. I experienced the brutality of social ostracism from an early age, and while an artsy college gave me a space, once I left the ivory tower of academia, I was again adrift. I don't fit in with the mom crowd. I don't fit in with my colleagues. I'm always awkward, always a little late, always putting a foot wrong. It can be excruciating.
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