Commencing

Commencing

I drove through Chicago during rush hour and across miles and miles of nowhere watching the corn grow to get there. I brought my own bed and food and drinks, and I carried cash in greeting cards from other relatives. I had a dress dry-cleaned that I didn’t even...
There and Back Again: Moments

There and Back Again: Moments

Yesterday, my sister had her first baby.   Sawyer Mar is completely beautiful, has a good set of lungs, and apparently has very long toes and fingers, though he was wrapped up tightly when I held him in my arms and told him how very glad we are to have him here. It...