The Memoirist
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Surviving Your Daughter’s Prom

It’s not as hard as you think

Photo by Todd Cravens on Unsplash

November 2017: Prom was approaching, but all we had was a circle on the calendar the following June. I was left completely in the dark for months until it became imperative that we had to get a prom dress TODAY!

“Everyone else already has their dress, MOM!”




We publish memoirs, personal essays, and fictional memoir. Creative stories unpacked from the nostalgic hope chests of our lives.

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Kristine Laco

Kristine Laco

My middle finger is my favorite. Hoarding TP since 2014. Well-Rested Bitch. Lady Boner Legend. Top writer Satire & Humor. Don’t follow if Laco-intolerant.

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