Stories We Wear

For Isabella Tarlach ‘21, her rings, ranging from a simple band to an ornamented gem-stone, remind her of home. Her mom, with whom Tarlach also shares a tattoo of a sprig of lavender, gave her the rings. Tarlach told the Record that the tattoo and the rings symbolize their mother-daughter bond. “They are a way […]


In a theater exercise at the beginning of this semester, I sat across from a friend, both of us cross-legged on the carpet. “Today,” said I, “I miss my mother.” “Today, you miss your mother,” she repeated. “Today, I miss my mother,” I said again in accordance with the exercise. Then it was her turn: […]