Women are too often told not to ask for too much. Wait patiently until you get what you’ve earned. Instead, let’s explore what it means to be hungry for something, to want something so bad you can taste it.
"For muddy little girls after my own heart."
"One heirloom dress, sixty years, three weddings."
"This is my favorite essay that I’ve written in recent years. I was secretly pregnant when I wrote it."
"Hint: they apply to all."
"Because it’s not always tears of joy and toasts, and you need strategies to survive in one piece."