The words “crawled” and “screaming” are what stand out to me, two brutal choices that would cut open anyone and expose their most personal moments.
Surely, people were getting it on at parties. Just because there are norms for polite society doesn’t mean everyone is following them.
But a dilettante by definition doesn’t typically “do” a career.
Honestly, I’m not sure I would have enjoyed the hardcover book. All the pleading might have sounded forced, and thus I recommend the audiobook over the hardcover edition.
Stories are the only way we can make that connection to a spiritual realm…
“But my grades — my brains –” Bobby struggled to express herself. “A teacher has to be smart.”
“What would Emily Post do?”
Have I ever told you that my imagination once almost killed me?
“It was a class called ‘Math Methods for Junior Learners,'”said Netta dryly. “If he could squeeze any Communist doctrine into that, he deserved a prize.”
Alana Cash’s self-published novel Saints in the Shadows (2014) follows Maud, a 24-year-old woman living in New York City. Maud is from New Orleans, but left when life… Read more “Saints in the Shadows”