I wake up to my annoying iPhone alarm clock and grunt. There is a constant flow of snow […]
Home for the holidays. To me, that means food and lots of it: gingerbread men and peanut brittle, […]
Unlike some of the women in my life, I have never felt that deep primal yearning to be […]
By: Shea Gardner I have never considered myself a storyteller so this is a first for me. I […]
This morning I took the train to work. A few stops in it got crowded and I felt […]
I’m not sure if the love I always dreamt of was ever present in any of the relationships I’ve had in my lifetime.
“Yes, I am allowed to pick and choose what I divulge to others. And, as a matter of fact, I’m allowed to change my mind.”
She was beautiful and funny. She was cautious, yet spontaneous. She was certainly insecure but so, so brave. She was so many things, all at once.
My parents hissed, howled, gnashed their teeth at me in order to prepare me for “the real world” […]
At 25, I realize my father hasn’t met anyone of significance in my life, just these constant fictitious characters in the stories that helped me feel American.