47: “She has monkey feet”

Iggy hadn’t really met many of Lawrence’s friends before. She had met him and that had seemed like enough. And then she had met his cousin Gene, who was his best man, and that had seemed like even more than enough. But now she had met the rest of Lawrence’s close friends and she didn’t […]

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20: “This is the single most dramatic thing I have ever been a part of and I’m honestly so impressed”

At the beginning of June, Iggy and her friends from high school got invited to a party being hosted by their former prom king, Tim Marcote, at a bar that he had rented for the night. Tim had been voted prom king genuinely because he was the most liked guy at their school. He was […]

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69: “Gender is a construct”

Iggy and Miles had been roped into helping David and Melly set up their new nursery. She had no idea how it had happened. Melly and David had just finished renovating the second floor of their tiny townhouse so that they would actually have a nursery. Melly didn’t want the new baby and Madison to […]

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56: “I once saw him cry during a documentary about Irish dance competitions”

Iggy and Miles were spending Christmas at her dad’s place with her step-mother and her three step-siblings. Her mother was on her annual Caribbean cruise, as she had been every Christmas for the past five years. She had started doing this two years after she and Iggy’s father had gotten divorced. Coincidentally, it coincided with […]

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Chapter Ninety-Five: “I’m going to bust out of this thing like the Incredible Hulk in a minute”

Iggy was not having a good time. It was at least four hundreds degrees out and she was standing in the middle of a vineyard getting photographed relentlessly by a woman who kept calling her Figgy. Iggy could feel sweat running down the inside of her thighs. Jana had chosen a blush taffeta dress that […]

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