This post comes from a weekly memoir writing prompt provided by The Red Dress Club. This week’s RemembeRED asked us to write about Graduation.   "I am not walking the stage," I said sternly. "I'll just get my diploma in the mail." My mom was in tears, fumbling for words. "If you don't walk the … Continue reading Gradually

A Day in Someone Else’s Clothes

I am a thrift store junkie. My favorite is the Salvation Army Store. In fact, recently while my best friend was visiting a few weeks ago, we patronized multiple Salvation Army Stores for three full days. Piles and piles of other people's cast-offs were over-flowing from my cart. Yoga pants with tags still in them, … Continue reading A Day in Someone Else’s Clothes