a collection of essays
One part social commentary, one part memoir, and all parts perfectly inappropriate for these challenging times.
A note from Alex
What readers are saying
In this collection of hilarious, astute, and sometimes heart-wrenching essays, Alex Woodard reveals imperfect truths about relationships, family, society and career as only he could – through the eyes of a struggling singer-songwriter caught between his 1980s childhood and today’s comparative-happiness landscape.
The Companion Album
Because yeah, that could be you. Don’t worry, though, you’re not alone.
We’ve all spent some time in cougargarten.*
*cougargarten (n) – chardonnay-sponsored, middle-aged playground focused on false paths to fulfillment