Monthly Archives: November 2011

Hard Stuff

My mother called this morning to let me know her dog, Sugar, had slipped away–with a little help. Instantly, I’m reminded of when we put Midnite to sleep, and then Lacy, our cat. Both lived long lives–15 years.  And I … Continue reading

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Corporal Punishment (and wtf does THAT mean?)

Just read about the Judge in Texas whose daughter filmed him and her mother “whipping” her.   Beating her with a belt.  Verbally abusing her. She was making a lot of noise, anyway. So, I’m concerned. According to Alice Miller (thank … Continue reading

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Adult Literacy Tutoring

I love teaching. I fancy I have a knack for it. So, I signed up at the Literacy Volunteers of Atlanta.  They gave me a little training and matched me with a student. I’m so inspired by this young lady. … Continue reading

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