More than anything, you walk every day until you can’t stop walking because you hope so hard you know that somewhere someone’s walking toward you, for the same reasons you are.
Something big happens in this house and no one will say a thing. We always just continue on, pretending that everything is fine.
Knees and elbows pop up then submerge. She can’t tell whose limbs are whose.
Lately, though, Eve has wanted to go over to the new development, where the trees have been cleared and the earth has been scraped raw into ruts and mounds.
There’s seven billion of us on earth.
He knew how to put it on so that it fit snugly and the elastic straps didn’t snap against his face.
On a day as dead as the others, my mother put me in my swimsuit.
Ira Glass sighed, like he wanted to heal the cracks, like he wanted to keep what is fractured within us whole.
I turned forty and decided I needed a plan. If I didn’t have one, I’d live and live without getting ready. That’s just how I am. So the day after […]
The gossip circulating for days before the pageant was that this young man portraying the Son of God was a backslider.