It’s hard to know exactly when it started, but if I had to guess, I’d say high school. I suppose standards had been around long before then, but that was the first time I remember actually feeling the pressure to meet them. Seemingly overnight, the whole world was demanding progress. Neither they nor I knew […]

Hot Mess


Thoughts I had on my way to work this morning:   I should start drinking coffee. Don’t forget groceries after school. Molly’s nearly potty trained. I need another baby. Why is my scalp so itchy? Dear god, do I have lice? Mean people suck. No more mean people. Purge the poison. Our future home absolutely, […]