Month: April 2017


Going Dark

I went to a private high school, the kind with an annual fund and a glossy alumni magazine produced largely as a tool to stump for the Annual Fund. In the back of each issue, there were class notes, brief write-ups about what people were up to in the days before Google and Social Media made them redundant. I read these with relish because … Read More Going Dark


The Social Season

I told this story at the Moth StorySlam in Asheville in late April of 2017. If you would rather listen than read, the performed version is here:    When I told my friends at women’s college I’d been invited to be presented, the only girl on my hall that understood what I was talking about was my impromptu hairdresser. She was the scion of … Read More The Social Season