My mom bought me Tori Amos’ Under the Pink at the Willow Grove Best Buy when her mother was dying. I was 14, and I imagine it was the summer of 2000 but it was probably the winter of 1999.

My grandmother died for a long time.

I listened to Tori Amos.

Under the Pink’s opening track, “Pretty Good Year,” probably encapsulated how I was feeling about that year, even though I didn’t know it at the time. …


Megan Williams

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