Category Archives: memories

Vacation With Dad

My dad was a major Type A workaholic. He worked in Manhattan at an ad agency, dressing like Don Draper for work everyday. Sometimes I saw him briefly in the morning as he got ready to take the train, and … Continue reading

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What It Takes To Discourage A Second Grader

I don’t know how old I was — maybe second grade? I had gotten really good at reading and spelling and was feeling very proud of myself. Then one day my mom or my teacher corrected my pronunciation of “nonchalant.” … Continue reading

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Sweet Single Valentine’s Day

I am a single girl and have been for most of my life. I have been madly in love several times, and once for a long time. I love being in love, of course I do! But since I have … Continue reading

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