No More New Starts for Grace

Once you accept that things will never be different, they start to change

Grace Lavery
May 1, 2019 · 9 min read
Illustration by Carmen Johns

When I am gripped by the need for a new start, I am at my most passionate, my most charismatic. I am Vivien Leigh, choking back her tears at the end of Gone With the Wind, heaving my words out of the cavity of my breast: “After all…tomorrow is another day!” My sadness is almost overwhelming…