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Monthly Archive for January, 2017

Second Chances

It was the August I was sixteen. Five months from the springtime when I’d passed my driver’s test with an 82, a score nobody really brags about. Then or now. Stick shift or not. Of the four of us kids, only Sara and I were still at home and available to make the dwindling family […]

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Learning From the Best

Five months before I’d turned forty, I’d made an appointment with Susan at Sephora. I was desperate. I didn’t want to look forty when I was forty. I was hoping Susan could help. Susan introduced me to primers. Eyelash primers, eye shadow primers. Stuff that goes on your face before you put the actual other […]

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Mom Bodies

I brought my mom body to Great Wolf Lodge. Ooched a swimsuit over the parts of me that didn’t quite tuck in neatly anymore. And watched as my kids abandoned their clothing like they were fleeing a fire. “You coming, mom?” Silas squealed. He was barefoot and halfway in the hallway, the rest of his […]

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