I came across this essay years ago. I think my mother sent it to me, or maybe I read it in a magazine. I can see it in my mind on a page of print that had been torn out from some publication. It was the kind of thing that you read and know you want to save forever. And then, it disappeared. I was really sad about that, because I really had wanted to save it forever. Then I found it again just the other day – in a Facebook post that floated into my newsfeed the way random things do. I looked for a version I could copy… View Post