An Actual Life
Nineteen-year-old Virginia is married to a man who seems to have forgotten she exists. Although she has a daughter she adores, Virginia's life is not turning out the way she thought it would. When her husband, Buddy isn't at work, he's usually hanging out with his high school sweetheart, Irene.
Virginia is very superstitious; this, combined with the funny and endearing way she sees the world, makes her an immensely likable (if a bit ridiculous) prot... Safekeeping: Some True Stories From a Life
This book is hard to describe. It's a collection of very short scenes from the author's life. Don't let its bevity fool you, though...it packs an emotional punch....