Sistering Is a Verb

Carrie lived seven doors down on the opposite side of our street. We met on the first day of school at Baywood Elementary, and we were six years old. The boy who sat between us, Bill, threw up into his desk. Carrie’s eyes met mine with shock and horror, followed by six-year-old giggling, which got…

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For Good

Stephen Schwartz wrote a song for the musical Wicked titled “For Good” where he captures an emotional goodbye between Elphaba (wicked witch of the West) and Glinda (good witch) who are acknowledging the fact that they have been changed because of the friendship shared between them.

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