Monthly Archives: February 2010

Not big enough to fill those shoes. Yet.

Someone recently asked me, “When did you know you were a grown-up?”  My knee-jerk reaction was something to the effect of, “Still waiting.”  The long form answer is more complicated, because I’ve always thought that being a grown-up means filling some really big shoes.  In my case, marabou mules, to be specific.   When I was about five years old, my mother’s three inch stiletto heel black marabou feather mules were the ultimate symbol of adulthood.  Watch my mother clickety-clacking […]