2007 Summer

Pittsburgh Quarterly Archives
Pittsburgh Quarterly Contributors
K.J. Bryant

K.J. Bryant

K.J. returned to Pittsburgh after 30 years in Los Angeles. She left behind two grown children, a communications career, traffic and a workaholic lifestyle. She was welcomed by her 90-​year-​old mother and a city that has changed as much as she has. Before coming home, she took a year-​long road trip around the country interviewing women with inspiring stories of transformation.

Pittsburgh Quarterly Exclusive

No regrets

When I drove my 22-​year-​old son from our home in Los Angeles to his new life in San Francisco, I didn’t realize I, too, was starting off on a new road. I used the six-​hour drive to deliver last-​minute motherly advice. He wanted to talk about his dream of becoming a musician. For…
Close Window Welcome to Pittsburgh Quarterly
Keep up with the latest

Sign up for our Newsletter, Pittsburgh Quarterly This Week.

We’ll keep in touch, but only when we think there’s something worth sharing. To receive exclusive Pittsburgh Quarterly news and stories, please fill out the form below. Be sure to check your email for a link to confirm your subscription!

View past newsletters here.

Don’t miss a story! Sign up for our newsletter to receive award-​winning journalism in your inbox.

Please let us know your name.
Invalid Input
Please let us know your email address.
Invalid Input