Author Archives: Mary Laufer

Mary Laufer

Mary Laufer is a freelance writer living in Oregon. Her work has appeared in Cicada, Chicken Soup for the Girl's Soul, and What I Learned in My Bathtub.

The Little White Pill

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Something hit my broom and rolled around on the kitchen floor, ricocheting off the baseboards like a marble in a pinball game. At first I thought it was one of my daughter’s beads, so I continued to sweep, not paying much attention to it. Eventually whatever it was stood still, and I bent down and […]