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Memories Too Precious To Forget

The embroidery from a dresser scarf from long ago took me back in time. The General and I mostly put our sunroom back together after work yesterday. 1,176 more words


Ups and Downs: 1 Fear

“I embraced him in both of my arms why he was bursting into tears” My mom described dad’s situation with tears in her eyes. I could exactly see the fear and insecurity while she was speaking. 191 more words


Science shows gender neutral toys empower children, and possibly society at large

The days of pink and blue toy aisles may soon be a thing of the past, as toy manufacturers and big-box retailers move to eliminate gendered toy marketing. 952 more words

7 Ways Your Childhood Affects How You'll Parent

… and how you can break the cycle.

Nothing turns one’s focus toward the future more than having a child. Most parents who look into the eyes of their new baby see whatever lies ahead as a clean slate. 1,511 more words


Achieving Childhood Dreams

The rains are here. In the village, everyone is working hard planting and weeding their corn, millet, bean and peanut fields. This is run of mill rainy season activity. 204 more words

Cottage Cheese

She offered me a taste. I looked around the room of that very famous Philadelphia restaurant and noticed something peculiar to a 5 year old. 177 more words


stone house man

For a village dancing to these peculiar songs I would expect only the crows over your dead, when we let the birds mourn for you, man with a stone house and you feeder of broken promises, crushing broken glass down our throats. 141 more words