Category: Enslanted

Essays, opinions, editorials, and other longform fun

We Real Cool

I was not aware of it then, but in retrospect I desperately needed an entry into literature that did not insist on the idea of a universal experience.

The Heiress

Ramona is third-generation wealthy, which is a big deal. If your grandparents made so much money that your parents couldn’t even squander it all, then you are truly, truly wealthy.

Party Girl

Eva took a serious liking to me because, as Doretta says, I am a magnet for tragic heiresses and socialites.