Learning to Fly: When You Have to Be Your Own Parent
Even as a child I found extreme pleasure in the things I could control.
tell your mother thistell your father that
stratus, cumulus, cirrus.
please excuse Lindsay’s absence
Enter your email address to receive notifications for author Shelby Vittek
Confirmation link sent to your email to add you to notification list for author Shelby Vittek
More in this series
“If I’d stayed, I could have protected him. That’s what I believed. Maybe he believed that, too.”
My connections to the country and its people, my family, didn’t require control or even words. Touch, color, and togetherness were enough.