Esther Kurtz

Esther Kurtz

Esther is boring and normal, bananas in her yogurt make her very happy. She lives in NJ with her husband, children and many opinions

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Most people don’t believe me when I disclose my love for dancing. I stand too straight, and my smile is too wry
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019
"If she’s done this with too many clients, my entire reputation is done. I’m too small, too new to rehabilitate from this"
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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
“I trust your taste,” I said. Ari smiled. Sometimes I forget the power I have to make him happy, and how it’s not that hard
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Wednesday, May 08, 2019
I clicked through the rest of the e-mails, all iterations of the same theme. Ugh. What to do, what to do. I jiggled my foot incessantly, as if I expected an answer to be tapped ou ...
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Wednesday, May 08, 2019
For two days, I left the 21st century, traveled figuratively back 56 years, and tried to live my grandmother’s lifestyle
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Wednesday, May 01, 2019
“Okay, waiver signed and delivered,” I joked. “Let’s do this then. There are two possible routes — big and fast versus slow and steady. Here’s what you should consider about each”
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Wednesday, April 10, 2019
What did I have that could pass for a costume, that was easily removable, and wasn’t mortifying in the first place?
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Wednesday, April 03, 2019
“What are your Purim plans?” Mommy was finally taking initiative in this conversation, but of course she had to bring up something I don’t want to talk about. Not with her, ...
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Wednesday, March 27, 2019
I dialed Ari, but I was too late, I knew, and I felt a pit in my stomach. I should’ve at least told him I was hiring Linda before I did it
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019
“First things first,” Ari said, reaching for a bag I’d just noticed. He pulled out a flattish square orange box printed with a bold H. No. He didn’t really buy me a Hermes scarf