I’m going to warn you all. This is by far my longest. But I think it’s also my best!
Today’s a hard one to write. 948 more words
Child at School: Check.
Boyfriend teaching: Check.
Mommy Alone: Check.
Am I actually ready for this?
I sent my baby to her first day of Kindergarten yesterday morning. 456 more words
I’ve been avoiding writing for the last several months. There are many reasons for this. I’ve been turning to artwork as an expressive outlet, a need to be out of my internal, intellectual world, a deep, pervasive feeling of exhaustion, and, related to that exhaustion, no desire or will. 294 more words
I entertained doing a political disclaimer on this post but decided not to. I think it’s important for folks to understand the real life implications of language that incites hate, language that makes bigots and racists feel free to avoid any kind of self-censorship, and language that makes my daughter send me text messages about what she’s observing while taking the bus to her tutoring center during our morning commute. 654 more words