Month: December 2013

“What Makes You Angry?”

My daughter’s 5th grade class read the book Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech. In it, the main character learns a great deal about her mother. My daughter and her classmates had to interview their mothers and then write an essay about us using the interview questions. One of those questions was “What makes you angry?” My response was quick,…

Looking Back in Moving Forward – December 2013

December 30, 2013. 20 years ago I was running around lower Manhattan with my boyfriend and skater/artist/ musician friends in between classes at Eugene Lang and a job at 99X and some neighborhood coffee shop. I never wore pants. Instead opting for a skirt with opaque stockings topped with ruffled tennis bloomers I would pick up from Paragon Sporting Goods.…