New post on Daughter on Duty

“Being back on this hill living in my childhood home, is simultaneously exuberant happiness at such great fortune and the reeling, stomach-churning terror of being in a boat on a stormy sea. After three years, though, the seas are mostly calmer and exuberance more prevalent.

“Last Friday morning—five days before the anniversary of the day I drove down the driveway on my permanent return to “home,” not knowing then it would be quite so literal a return for this long—” read more