Hello all! It’s been awhile…life has gotten crazy busy these last few weeks, but I’m looking forward to things slowing down a bit in the next week or so.
In the meantime, please check out my essay that was posted over at The Momoir Project:
[Bess] was playing with blocks on the living room floor while I loaded the dishwasher in the next room. Her piercing shriek brought me running. I found my daughter lying on the ground, face swollen beyond recognition, desperately clawing at her sausage tongue. With that inner calm that people find in moments like this, I picked up the phone. I dialed 911.
“What is your emergency?” I was the picture of composure.
“My daughter appears to be having an allergic reaction and is not breathing.”
Read the whole thing here.