Author: Amanda Kohr

Amanda Kohr is a playwright, freelance writer, and editor based in Los Angeles. She loves spontaneous explorations of small towns and drinking wine around a campfire. |

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    Just The Four of Us

    My Partner, His Ex, Their Son, And Me

    I never imagined myself as Dad’s Girlfriend. Before dating John* those words immediately conjured up either a very beautiful or very ugly woman with nasty plans: Cinderella’s Wicked Stepmother, The Parent Trap’s greedy Meredith Blake, the Evil Queen in Snow White … and me? Uh, no. I was the free spirit, the girl who worked in coffee shops, turned her car into a camper, and slept on couches and in national parks. I was career-oriented, nomadic, and serially single. I never thought I’d fall in love with a dad.

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