Essential Workers: the Supermarket & the Single Mom

Note to the Reader: There are 2 possible endings. The reasons are explained after the story. See which ending works best for you, before you see why I offered 2 endings. I would love to hear back from you.  Harriet couldn’t decide if she should wear a mask or not. It wasn’t required since they

The Democrat, the Republican, and the Old Woman

Notes to the readers:      This was particularly difficult to write. As a writer, I get to distance myself from some realities because I can create characters and scenarios, instead of committing to believing in something. Writing for me is like acting for some people. I’m sure you’ve heard directors tell actors that they