where the writers are

writer's memoir | writer's memoir

jm-cornwell's picture
Apr.16.2011
It begins in childhood, the need to be noticed, to prove we are worthy of notice. With the first words, a child defines himself by his parents. My dad can lick your dad, little boys say, hands curled into fists and chin thrust forward. Little girls go to their fathers, too, but not for a fight. A...