The room is dark and hazy. Pedals whir. Bright eyeballs and shiny teeth glow in the eerie blue light. I smile and say hello to everyone even though I recognize no one. 697 more words
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Trying to explain my anxiety is like asking a 4 year old to sketch the entire plot of a Quentin Tarantino movie in purple crayons. It might make total sense to the 4 year old, but the result to the outside world would be an A3 sheet of paper with incoherent purple scribbles leaving many wondering if the child has a learning disability. 1,081 more words
Once upon I time I learned that glass slippers are surprisingly comfortable.
Just one of the lessons I learned from Disney’s latest “Cinderella” movie.
The movie was magical for me, for all the reasons I expected and for many I didn’t. 49 more words
One of my earliest memories as a new mom is when I dropped my newborn son on the bathroom floor. I don’t talk about it much, but I will never forget it. 66 more words
Every night she turns on the light in her closet and leaves the closet door open exactly one inch. She arranges the pillows and stuffed animals just so, and comes to find me wherever I am in the house: stacking the dishwasher, on the loo, plotting my next Word With Friend (turns out “yids” … 662 more words