This is the last week of President Obama’s eight years the White House. Today is his very last day. Tomorrow, the weirdest thing anyone could imagine is happening: Donald Trump is becoming the President of the United States.
My default is to hide under the covers when confronted with strange and uncertain situations like this. When George W. Bush won (twice), I spent a lot of time under the covers. And look how cozy my bed is right now! These new flannel sheets from Target call to me as I try to write in the next room—one of the perils of working from home. The faux fur throw that was my grandmother’s and gives me so much comfort would feel divine atop my prone figure. [Read more…]