My daughter, my hero.

My daughter, Riva Tucker.

I am so proud of my daughter, Riva, I can burst.

Riva was always an easy-going kid, more worried about others than herself. When she was 12 years old and thought about being an orthodontist, her father and I thought, “Naturally, this makes sense. Take care of people’s teeth.” Now in college, she switched her major to psychology. Sure, Riva, take care of people’s mental health needs — that tracks with her desire to help…

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Writer and storyteller, immigrant, wife, mom, knitter, collector of jokes, lover of cheap, sweet wine.

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Elena Tucker

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Writer and storyteller, immigrant, wife, mom, knitter, collector of jokes, lover of cheap, sweet wine.

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