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Modern Marriage

Confessions of a Formerly Gorgeous Woman

What beauty gives you, and what it doesn’t

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I started getting love letters in sixth grade. Boys would thrust damp, nervous tokens into my hands in the hallway: Savage Garden lyrics calligraphied onto construction paper, a Backstreet Boys CD covered in heart-shaped stickers, more than a few missives folded inside notebook paper origami. One girl, as her coming out…




Stories of modern marriages and families: breadwinning women, full-time dads, same-sex spouses, and everything in-between.

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Addie Page

Addie Page

Professional writer, parent, educator. Unusual woman.

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