The Year of the Virus: What I learned about Whoopee Pies

I started this post on March 16th. In sitting down to expand on my eventual life story, Cheeks and a Dream: The Memoirs of an Unwitting Participant, I had a gut feeling it would be that rare attempt that spanned quite some time. And that thoughts would have to come intermittently, with tonal movements as… Continue reading The Year of the Virus: What I learned about Whoopee Pies

Dinosaur Girls

There's a vivid memory I have of sitting on my living room floor as a child with my brother, and playing with my beloved dinosaur toys. At one point the front door opened and my mom walked in with a work colleague who saw us playing. "Oh, she plays with dinosaurs? That's interesting." It wasn't… Continue reading Dinosaur Girls