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Prime Time | Alice Collins: October or ‘Soxtober,’ a memorable month

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Her birthday was on the sixth of October. As a child, she merged the date and the month and came up with

“Soxtober,” which the family adopted as the time for that autumn month.


She was the youngest of a family of six siblings, and her oldest brother became my stepdad when I was a pre-teen and a year older than his youngest sister.

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