A Mother’s Day Imagining of the Moment, 40 Years Ago

Click below for this week’s story, or navigate the city through the search bar or the direction buttons at the top of the page:

The way my mother appears in this old photograph is how I remember her best. The inside of our house looked like a 1970s antique shop. I try to see this moment in the moment. I fail, knowing what comes next. If we could sit across from each other, this kitchen table between us, behind our writing machines 40 years apart, what would we say to each other?

Leave a Reply