Santa Monica Pier & Boardwalk

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Who Ate Your Bowl of Sunshine?

I’m 7 years old. My friend’s mother has just bought us matching dresses: one is yellow and the other is pink. I grab the yellow dress with two hands and big eyes because it looks like sunshine and it has pink flowers on the collar and it reminds me of summer. My friend’s mom wriggles the …

Heavenly Father

You should meet my dad An artist not well known, but he paints with strokes that pastel across canvases as complex as the sky, feathering jewel tones in a technique so delicate it’s almost like the wind guides his brush— He’s hilarious! A comedian, telling jokes that only an anteater would appreciate, about the length …

Young & Youthful

Just musing over my life over the last few months. I think we let who we were previously intimidate who we are presently. I realized that I've had this image of myself that I think other people have too but now I realize that I'm wrong. I've been carrying social baggage--good and bad--from college and …