The Gift of 10 Years

Ten years ago I was a freshman in high school, sitting in my first period cooking class in Fairfax, VA. My teacher turned on the television at about 9:30 am so we could see the news, she had heard that a bomb went off in the Pentagon. A few minutes after turning on the television,…

Thanks, Dad!

Happy Father’s Day, Pops! Thank you for…. Attempting to style my reckless hair every morning on both of our cross country road trips and listening to the “Silly Songs” tape on repeat for 3,000 miles each way Not turning to cannibalism and eating me when we got stranded in a blizzard on the Donner Pass…