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She was just starting out and finding success.
Then her mom died and everything changed. … More Rashida Namulondo uses Poetry to Heal
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Photo Credit: Lookas PHT via CC Flickr Grief. Despair. Pain. Suffering. These are just a few words that describe the feelings and emotions that millions of people experience everyday around the world. The death of a family member or loved one, the loss of a job, a separation from…
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