Author of Doreen and other great stuff



“Lonelier than being alone is being completely surrounded by
strangers who have plans for the weekend that don’t include you.”

“We arrive at this point, maybe it is adulthood, when we realize that some things are

“I am not an oak tree or a gorilla or even a man. Despite the size of my feet and the span of my reach,
I am a person and a woman.

“I had begun to question
every single aspect of what added up to my identity, and it left me bereft and exhausted and in need of a friend.“

“This moment repeated on me later, while I was lying in bed
waiting for the alcohol to sweat itself out.  The way I said Darling.”