Breaking up with friends

There’s a lot of focus these days on how to have “successful” romantic relationships, with stacks of so-called relationship gurus providing tips, tricks and hacks in an attempt to keep our romantic relationships alive. But when they do ultimately fallRead more…

The wave goodbye

I enter through a stain-glassed door where I immediately notice a host of familiar faces, my father, my aunt, and other relatives who I have not spoken to in years. I scan the crowd for a welcoming smile and findRead more…