Signings, Readings, and Nervous Poopings: Oh My!

Cirque du Today8 Comments

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You guys have known me a long time now, so you know that I am VERY comfortable, wide open, and mouthy in my blog posts (which I type safely from my living room sofa). That is WRITER ME. SOCIAL ME is a much different person. SOCIAL ME takes a long time to open up and warm up to people, especially … Read More

Signings, Readings, and Nervous Poopings: Oh My!

That Time My Mom Thought She Was A Nun

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That time my mom thought she was a nun. www.bigtopfamily.com

I was eight years old in the Year of the Brown Dress, as my older sister and I eventually came to call it. My mom had been raised Catholic but in the years since divorcing my dad, she had become a Born Again Christian. And in her heightened state of Jesus Awareness, she’d decided to “sacrifice her vanity” by wearing … Read More

That Time My Mom Thought She Was A Nun