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More Than Words BY K R I STI N ARMSTRO NG

I gave a speech not too long ago at a luncheon, and the subject matter was “Mothers and Daughters.� I have plenty to say on the subject; since I am both a daughter and a mother, this may qualify me as an untrained expert. I was actually looking forward to giving the talk, which is rare for me. I put

together what I thought was a decent outline, dried my hair with a round brush (ugh, what a pain), and put on a pair of heels. I thought I had it together. Not so fast. My intro went okay, but the closer I started moving into authentic territory the more I could feel the internal avalanche starting to

i l lu s t r at i o n by j oy g a l l ag h er For a limite d- e dit ion p r int , c o nta c t jo ygall agh e r@g m ail .c o m .

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TRIBEZA March 2012  

There’s a lot of ac tion happening at Ben Kweller’s (this month’s cover star) South Austin home. While his two-year-old naps in the house, h...

TRIBEZA March 2012  

There’s a lot of ac tion happening at Ben Kweller’s (this month’s cover star) South Austin home. While his two-year-old naps in the house, h...