Tag Archives: chick lit

It’s A Chick Thing

So now “lady mayor” is a thing. Thank you, Haley Barbour, fount of real-‘Murican wisdom, for setting us straight on that one in your reference to Mayor Dawn Zimmer of Hoboken, NJ. She can’t just be plain old “mayor,” because … Continue reading

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A Whisper of Wings, Part 3

No one answered the ad, and Nora felt glad about it. She discontinued the ad after three weeks, though part of her wondered what in heaven she thought she was doing. “You’re a hostage to fortune,” she told Rodolfo over … Continue reading

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The Twelve Dollar Vera Wang, Part 3

“So where is he?” Eva asked Janey when their paths crossed in the industrial-sized gilt-and-marble ladies’ room of the swanky hotel where the reception was. Janey smudged an edge of her freshly applied lipstick with a delicate swipe of her … Continue reading

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The Twelve-Dollar Vera Wang

A short story in three parts, inspired by a real-life trip to a thrift store and a find there that gave me the title. Part 1 “A wedding?” Eva said into the phone. “Oh for God’s sake, Janey. Of all … Continue reading

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