Being Left Behind

Trauma triggers abound.

Photo by Chaney Zimmerman on Unsplash

I am starting to see a pattern in my life. And it has to do with being the one who was left behind.

As the oldest in a large family, I was one of the first to leave the roost. I was also filled with wanderlust as a child and took advantage of every opportunity to leave, though they were rare. I enjoyed, and still enjoy, adventure. I’m a double cat, horoscopically-speaking; a…



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Christina Sophia

Christina Sophia


Exploring my relationship with myself, others and the gods of my childhood. Its all up for grabs. Feeling my way forward everyday.