The Home Stretch, Part 1: The More Important Thing

I’d have called the first section “Do-Gooders” and the second section “Smarty Pants” Continue reading

Have Your Cake and Eat it, Too

I’ve been a parent exactly one-third of my life. Continue reading

Edge of Seventeen

I’m proud of him, as a student, a musician, and increasingly, as an active citizen. Continue reading

When April Has Showered Sweetly With His Rains

Then I remembered being a teenager and I wasn’t so surprised any more. Continue reading

We Are Headed South: College Tours, Installment #2

It was strange to think we were walking down paths she’d probably walked countless times. Continue reading