The question at this kids birthday party is does my anxiety trump my daughter's love of cake? Cuz I wanna leave the screaming now.
Thanks, @LinkedIn I needed the sadness update. https://t.co/NidxT7I1Yp
David Stuart MacLean is a Pen/American award-winning writer. His work has appeared in Ploughshares, The New York Times, and on the radio program This American Life. He has a PhD from the University of Houston and is a co-founder of the Poison Pen Reading Series. He lives in Chicago with his wife and their pets.