The Small Bow

Way Too Personal Essays

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Trembling In Peace

I had never taught sober before. I’d always either taken Valium or had a few drinks, so I was googling articles about how the new modern smart mom drinks while pregnant. I found these articles convincing, and I was definitely headed down the road of telling myself I’d just have one glass this one day.

Way Too Personal Essays Primary category in which blog post is published

Emotional Work; The End

Emotional work does have an end. If it doesn't, why bother?

Features Primary category in which blog post is published

Lather. Rinse. Relapse

Our hero gives his level best, then fails. Then tries again.