The memory of that day

One year ago tomorrow, March 12th 2020, I was on my deck, on the phone with a friend, a gin and tonic in my hand at one o’clock in the afternoon because the official call came in – school would be closed for the next two weeks starting that afternoon. As I was telling my […]

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Four Years Gone

In the next room, sounds of school float out my daughter’s bedroom door. “When we’re done with this, we can take a break. But I need you to choose which one is your name.” It’s been nearly a full year of these sounds. For the first part of it, I had to sit next to […]

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