It came from nothing. Moments like these are typically brutal in their efficacy. She’d lost it at school and I’m guessing that ignited conversations which, following the usual path, stoked 5th grade doubts. It’s only natural and I’m not upset. I will not, however, seek confirmation of my theories here. […]
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It’s a question our parents never had to field, because what child of the 80’s was clambering to carry around one of these bad boys? Awwwww yeah!! No one. That’s who. No 10-year-old in the history of ever could be heard begging for one of those clunky bricks. We couldn’t […]
“What would it take to gain acceptance, to the grounds behind your eyes.” — Conor Oberst “Artifact #1″ Over the past decade, I’ve been able to easily hashtag her as #happy, #sad, #angry, #tired, #exuberant, and so on. She was the USA Today. A swift, easy read. Colorful and pleasant. […]
That’s it. I’m canceling Easter because my kids haven’t been eating their fruits and veggies lately. This’ll teach ‘em. We’re going to make green bean casseroles and carrot soup and deliver them to homeless shelters as a lesson in what it means to eat healthy. Anderson Cooper, gimme a ring […]
A carnival ride for Playmobil people. That’s what woke us up on a recent Sunday morning. I’m sorry, I should be more specific. I should paint this picture in fluorescent blues and yellows for you to see it better from where you sit right now, especially if you too have […]
There are so many to choose from, with more seemingly going live every single day, but Instagram has proved the more exciting social sharing platform for me. I recently tried to explain why this is to a friend over dinner and I think it is as simple as the extra […]