The Library of a Soon-To-Be-Unemployed SAHM

Me and my crew, seven years ago, at the midpoint of my SAHM career.

She asked me, “Son, when I grow old
Will you buy me a house of gold?
And when your father turns to stone
Will you take care of me?”

~”House of Gold” by TWENTY ØNE PILØTS

Last week as we drove to Davis, California, to begin our spring break college tour extravaganza with our youngest son, I received a text from my eldest, a freshman in college, stating that he…

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Novelist, California wildfire survivor, essayist. Find my latest novel, It Takes Two, a romance with a reincarnation twist @Amazon. www.nicolesallakanderson.com

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Nicole Sallak Anderson

Nicole Sallak Anderson

Novelist, California wildfire survivor, essayist. Find my latest novel, It Takes Two, a romance with a reincarnation twist @Amazon. www.nicolesallakanderson.com

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