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Meet the New Hybrid College Student: The Freshmore

Meet the New Hybrid College Student: The Freshmore

It’s a curious thing, sending my son Andrew off to school this year.  Technically, it’s his second year in college–my husband and I have the dwindling savings account balance to prove it– but at the same time, Andrew is not quite a sophomore.  Sure, he took the...
The Hero’s Journey

The Hero’s Journey

Originally published in Grown & Flown, May 6th, 2020 I was 11 weeks pregnant with my first child on 9/11. Each day, I drove from Brooklyn to a middle school in Westchester where I taught seventh grade English, sometimes stopping to puke into a baggie along the...

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