On Tuesday, he was at it again while he critiqued her Instagram account.'Boobs are amazing! ' Kyle enthused as he eyeballed his 42-year old's selfie.
My mum was not capable of conjuring up a mother for me who didn’t feel regret, or longing, or loss.” This compassion, this need for and expectation of echoed emotion, has been passed on.
As we talk I notice the statues of elephants lined up along the top of Kay’s kitchen cupboards. When I ask about them, Kay refers me to a short story from her collection Why Don’t You Stop Talking?
Leon Kass, respected author, professor and bio-ethicist, puts words to our worst fears in this second excerpt from a three-part series. Reading romantic subtext into completely normal communication?
Though it's discouraging news, being able to expose the problem is the first step toward finding a solution. Maybe you've been through a breakup but you can't stop thinking about your ex.
She looked different from John and Helen Kay and from most of the people around them. I think it would have been different if he had been a girl. “It is strange,” she writes, “how little the imagination needs to form a picture…