Workshop Exercises, April 2017

April 3, 2017

“Hi, Stephen. It’s…Amy.”

Pause. “Yes?”

“Can we talk?”



April 10, 2017

Sometimes I think I remember what it was like, before.

Before I avoided mirrors.

Before I invested in soft fabrics.

Before I cut my hair short.


April 17, 2017

Contrary to what you might be thinking, I didn’t exactly run away from home. I’d told Dan this might happen. He probably didn’t believe me all those years when I brought it up at the dinner table or when we went to lunch with friends, but…well, I mean, he can’t complain that I didn’t mention it.