My Best Friend’s Mother

Press play to listen to me read this post aloud:   Earlier this year I put together a zine called Loose Ends and Loneliness: A Zine About Transition Times. I wanted to explore those occasions in life when… Read More

How Do Your Memories Smell?

My mother died in 1987, when I was eight years old. My brother was five and my sister was two. Her breast cancer had been discovered too late by condescending doctors who had pooh-poohed her earlier complaints and… Read More