Life (Un)Complicated, Uncategorized

A Letter to My Little Sister

Dear Rue, Where should I begin? I guess I could go all the way back, back to the day I got dressed up in a pretty pink dress, walked into the hospital room and saw you, red and wrinkly, sleeping in a little, clear crib. I guess I could start there, but our story is… Continue reading A Letter to My Little Sister

A Bit of Light Reading, Uncategorized

When It Hits the Fan

Prologue New York City Ten years ago No one cares to notice that the Port Authority Bus Terminal is packed with people. It’s always packed with people coming and going in every direction, so why waste extra energy in noticing them? There are people rushing, people pushing, people getting lost, people getting annoyed, people meeting… Continue reading When It Hits the Fan

A Bit of Light Reading, Uncategorized

Mothers, Daughters and Chandler Bing

My sister and I have always bonded over the television sitcom Friends, even before she was born. One of my earliest memories is watching Friends with my mom, who was pregnant with my little sister at the time. We were sitting in the basement, the light near the bottom of the stairs was on but… Continue reading Mothers, Daughters and Chandler Bing