It Happened To Me

“If you don’t tell anybody, no one will ever know,” the dental hygienist said to me as we walked to the appointment desk after my visit. “I have to tell my Mama. I tell her everything,” I replied. My bi-annual trips to the dentist have always been two of my favorite days of the year….

Dad

My Dad told me he was proud of me today. It came in the form of a simple text message but that was enough. I cannot remember the last time he said that to me. Maybe when making the honor roll in elementary school. Maybe when I graduated. Maybe. But nothing sticks out in my…

Back to School Shoes

I’m going to tell you the boring stuff first. I have problems. I was at the ripe old age of 24 when I noticed the first patch. But everyone gets crusty elbows every blue moon, right? Not moisturizing enough. Taking my baths too hot. Crusty elbow DNA. That’s what I figured anyway. I started being…