Martha K. Baker

Martha K. Baker is the second of four daughters born to a couple who dropped out of Parenting 101 before the midterm. She is an English-Major-for-Life who holds a master’s degree.

Summer in the Broken Home

I grew up at 527 East High Street, five blocks east of the capitol, three blocks south of the Missouri River. This river was not made for swimming or boating, just commerce and cholera,...