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Janamashtami: A Child’s Story

We collected our twigs and stones, mud and water. We found strips of cloth and paper. We plotted where to find toys. Because my team had such young members—almost-three and just-three—interest could quickly falter and many questions had to be resolved unilaterally by the adult team member. 1,392 more words

Education And Schooling In India

Libraries save lives

A beautiful testament to the emancipating, transformative power of public libraries comes from one troubled little girl, who grew up in an impoverished community, had her life profoundly changed, perhaps even saved, by a library bookmobile, and went on to become a librarian herself. 485 more words

Stories For Older Ones

Calderdale project wants to support more young people during these strange times

engage a Calderdale mentoring project by Newground Together, part of Together Housing Group, is supporting young people to realise their potential.

The project run by a team of dedicated Youth Workers aims to help 8 – 17-year olds who are Together Housing residents in Calderdale. 186 more words

Get Involved / Have Your Say

Calderdale project wants to support more young people during these strange times

engage a Calderdale mentoring project by Newground Together, part of Together Housing Group, is supporting young people to realise their potential.

The project run by a team of dedicated Youth Workers aims to help 8 – 17-year olds who are Together Housing residents in Calderdale. 186 more words

Get Involved / Have Your Say

How to unfuck your adult life and find happiness again

Young children are happy. They do whatever they need to be happy. They cry when they don’t get something that they want and make sure they get it. 1,055 more words

Happiness

Right of Passage

Teeth they are a-dropping
grins prideful
palms itching

Hope the Tooth Fairy
is on her game
purse full of toonies.

(for Eugi’s Causerie Weekly prompt: … 17 more words

Poetry

Instant Mom Episode 8

“Hey kids” Jane greeted as she entered the living room

“Hi mom” the twins greeted

“Come on over here. I want to tell you two a story” she requested as she took a seat on the couch… 933 more words

Life