Say Something, I’m Giving Up On You

Dear Lawn in my front yard, It has become apparent to me that we are not getting along. Your soft nest of healthy green has vanished, leaving in place a crusty, bald patch of ground that is a constant source of humiliation for my husband and me. Thanks a lot. Sure, there are bugs inContinue reading “Say Something, I’m Giving Up On You”

Riding in Cars With Boys

Back in the day, teenage couples occasionally engaged in a thing called parking. Not ‘parkour,’ which involves leaping off rooftops and fences. Just parking, where you stop a car. And sit for a while. You’d find an adequate hiding place, park the car, and learn about the fine game of baseball. For guys, it was all about third base. For girls, it dependedContinue reading “Riding in Cars With Boys”

I Know What You Did Last Summer

I have a stalker. He’s been following me for a while now. Lurking around outside my house. Waiting for me by the door. He’s on the smaller side, but very aggressive. His conversation is limited and so annoying. The times I’ve locked myself inside, too afraid to go out? Numerous. Especially this summer. The factContinue reading “I Know What You Did Last Summer”