The prom picture


Well it was only so long until a horribly cliche end-of-high-school photo made it’s way into this gallery. Let’s just drive right in and embrace all the awkwardness of this photo: It’s Homecoming, my date – Charles Cain, that’s right, I remember – looks terrified of me, and that corsage is just … magnificent. And thanks, A85, for never letting me forget I rocked this hair style once.

Gifts of Holidays Past: My first digital camera … and all the embarrassing photos that go with it