Security Blanket or Security Thumb?

As a participant in the “Far From Normal” world, I needed a source of security. Since I had no special blanket and since Mother wasn’t known for providing a source of security, I was left to my own devices. Since I knew it had to be something that was always with me, I chose my […]

Braces for My Birthday

They say timing is everything and boy did Mother know that! On my thirteenth birthday, she decided that would be the perfect day for me to get braces on my teeth. Off to the orthodontist we flew. I spent several hours (after school, of course!) being tortured and then went home to await the arrival […]