“Shark Facts My Grandma Told Me” which I wrote with Lindz McLeod, begins, “Grandma stares at me. I’m wearing my purple swimsuit, the one with the ruffles at the waist kind of like a ballerina costume. She stubs out her cigarette on the wet concrete and gestures to the pool…”
I had a delightful time writing this story with Lindz, who described her part in the story as “finding bigger and bigger ways to scare Sage”. SHE SUCCEEDED.