Side by side, we’ll walk home, shadowy branches swaying gently overhead, their claws finger painting the constellation of a runner darting across the sky.
I did nothing today. I had plans. I had responsibilities. I have articles to write, and things to clean. I have lists and chores and things to get to. But I did none of them.
There is so much talk about where education is going these days. Teachers are so important. They teach not just math and english, but confidence.
My father is an abusive alcoholic. I am determined to ensure that my children have a completely different childhood from the one I had.
“Are you going back to work once your son goes to school? Or will you wait for both to be in school?” Stop. Just stop asking.