What Lockdowns are for, According to My Daughter

“I just remembered something that happened at school today, ’cause I told Mace ‘I’m gonna have a good story to tell my Dad!’” We were sitting at Friendly’s having ice cream while Edward was off at Taekwan-do finally getting his green belt, and Ruby had finally remembered something that had happened at school, other than “nothing” […]

Fire Drills

As this is, quite possibly, my mother’s favorite story to tell about me, I figured it was time to share it with you all.  After my parents’ divorce I became responsible, at least in my own mind, for a great many things.  As the oldest child of a family of latch-key kids, it fell to […]