Today I went to the mall and there was much Halloween candy, many costumes, very exciting times. It is that time of year where for one day people dress up, and pretend to be someone different, someone other than. They get to portray a fantasy (even if it is as a "sexy nurse') and walk … Continue reading On Halloween costumes and perspective.
We're going on a witch hunt..... we're gonna catch a big one..... I'm not scared....... what a beautiful day...... This song has played over and over in my mind for the last 24 hours. I tried to drown it out with some other music, but then I looked at a newspaper. I thought I'd distract … Continue reading On Witch hunts and how to read research
One day, three years ago, around about now, my middle child (Blue) told me about her friend (Chipmunk). I had met her before, and I liked her well enough, but boy, was she hard work. Chipmunk was a chronic runner, took off from everywhere she was placed. She lived a street smart, book avoidant life. … Continue reading On the family you choose.