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The Dress That Found Me

June 23, 2011


I got my wedding dress at a boutique in downtown Rochester. It was a small shop, intimate and cozy, and the woman helping me immediately put me at ease. (This was the aforementioned Eva Longoria lookalike.) I would not have normally even touched that store because I was on a super-tight $3k budget, but my […]

I remember, don’t worry.

June 3, 2011


I’m listening to Duke Ellington and walking through town. Orange light is spilling across the pavement and headlights are starting to come on. The smell of fried food coming from a Chinese restaurant from a nearby plaza seems more like an emotion than a scent. It reminds me of that one evening several years ago […]