Everything you need to understand or teach The Things We Worried About When I Was Ten by David Rabe.
"Things We Worried About When I Was Ten" is a short story by American playwright and screenwriter David Rabe. It was originally published in The New Yorker magazine in February of 2020. The story follows an adult narrator, Danny Matz, as he reflects on his childhood and the worries he and his friends had growing up. Through his experiences as a young boy, the story explores themes like loss of innocence, broken families, and the experience of the working class.