Mary Jean Babic
Mary Jean Babic lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with her husband, daughter and Schwa the cat. She graduated from the Warren Wilson College MFA Program for Writers in 2002 and is currently at work on a collection of short stories and a novel. 
Mar 01 2004
Why People Say Two Thousand
My mother and husband died nineteen days apart, and the next time I put on shoes it was four months later. The cable was disconnected, yellowing newspapers were logjammed on the porch and Brisket and Chervil had hunkered down with Sonya next door in the name of reliable food.