Sweeping the Sidewalk

Jan 27, 2016 by

I was a dumb kid, and things haven’t changed much. Good example: in chatting with a friend the other day, we got talking about...

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Humiliation in a Helicopter

Aug 20, 2015 by

When I was 16, I visited Mt. Rushmore with my mom and younger sister. While we were there, my mother had the brilliant idea that it...

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Fat is an 8-Letter Word

May 5, 2015 by

One evening a few years ago, the TV news featured a story about a woman who’d given birth to a set of twins. The babies, both girls,...

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My Name is Kathleen…

Dec 4, 2014 by

…and I am a Fatty. Ever wake up in the morning, dreading the thought of having to face a brand new day? I know the feeling. I...

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