Tag: Alina Grabowski

| By Alina Grabowski

[ Issue Issue #7 ]

A Girl Walks into a Bar

O’Dooley’s was the place where men told jokes. I’d just turned eleven when Dad started taking me there after swim class, my towel-dried hair dribbling water over the thick green carpet as we made our way to the bar. I didn’t shower after class and the chlorine made my skin itch, but I didn’t tell …