Looking out my window in 2020 and remembering a view from the past.
I was the only girl in my projects who couldn’t double Dutch. Lisa Flores, Puerto Rican like me, could double Dutch. The Jehovah’s Witness sisters, Carmen and Ramona, hitched up the long skirts their parents made them wear when they jumped. Even Gail, the Jewish girl who lived in my building with her slow brother […]