A Note from Vacation

There is the cheerful running back and forth, seeing this person and that, that fills most days. And I get to be a guest, over and over- fed, offered coffee. I fall asleep to the loose-banjo croak of the green frog and wake up to the sun on the lake; it's not my own bed I…Read more A Note from Vacation



I have friends who read parenting books, which is fortunate, because I don't. You would think that as a writer, I would remember that books (including parenting books) expand our experience. But I forget. So it is fortunate that I have friends that don't forget. Yesterday, one told me about a book on teaching children to…Read more excellence