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From Untouchable to Fun; My Mental Re-Write of High School

I realized something astounding last night as I poured through my senior year-book with my brother.  I didn’t feel ashamed, left out, awkward. . . Even my horrendous grad pic only inspired momentary revulsion. I’ve done it.  Without having a magnificent career or life, or suddenly figuring out how to do my make-up so that … Continue reading

Paula on the Plantation

When I first read the news that Paula Deen had been deposed in a trial accusing her and her brother of racism, I made a snarky comment.  I had a close friend who worked for The Lady and Sons back when Ms. Deen was first becoming famous, and my friend wasn’t particularly fond of her … Continue reading