I just realized that today is Mardi Gras, and while I did not pull up my shirt, in my entry this afternoon I spent a lot of time describing what was underneath. Therefore you should email me some beads. Thank you.
Recent Press and Links
Essay: A Little House Adulthood
For the American Masters documentary on Laura Ingalls Wilder, I contributed a piece to the PBS website about revisiting the Little House books.
Essay: The Christmas Tape
(At Longreads.com) How an old audio tape of holiday music became a record of family history, unspoken rituals, and grief.