Let the Naked Memoir Begin…

Being accurate about one’s teenage state of mind is wincingly painful at times… but I can’t talk about the later years without acknowledging the soup in which they were formed. So…The Gay Dad Project has graciously decided a version of chapter 2 of my memoir.

This piece is called Chicken Pox. The setting is Landstuhl, then West Germany, 1984. I am not quite 15.

About Margaret Elysia Garcia

Margaret Elysia Garcia is the author of short story ebook collection Sad Girls and Other Stories, and the audiobook Mary of the Chance Encounters, and the co-founder and lead playwright of Las Pachucas, theatrical troupe. She teaches creative writing and theatre in a California state prison.
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