Category Archives: Kids

Kids, Life, Parents…and a little luck…

“Things are better at Sandra’s house.  Her mom’s lawyer talked to her father’s lawyer and he can’t take the dog.  Sandra is back in her bedroom.” “That’s great news.” “Why is life so hard?” “Lots of reasons.  Everyone wants something … Continue reading

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Kids, Life and Dogs…

“Sandra threw a book at the blackboard.” “I’m guessing she was angry.” “Really angry.  When our teacher told her to be quiet and sit down, she said, ‘Make me.’” “Good for her.” “She had to go to the principal’s office … Continue reading

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Kids, Life, and The Other Woman…

“Sandra missed two days of school.  She said she and her mom watched tv all day and cried.  Then they had popcorn and ate chocolate ice cream out of the carton.  Her mom said that that was the end of … Continue reading

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Kids, Life, Teachers, Parents and politics…

“America is one of the only countries, in the civilized world, and I use the word civilized, in the loosest of ways, to not have an Equal Rights Amendment, also known as the ERA.  Because of severe gender discrimination in … Continue reading

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Kids, Life, Divorce…

“Sandra threw up on her desk and the teacher made her  go to the Nurse’s Office. ” “I’m sorry to hear that but lots of people are sick this time of the year.” “She said she wasn’t sick.  She said … Continue reading

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What’s love?

“What’s love?” “No one knows for sure.” “What do you think it is?” “Well, you know I would do anything for you and daddy?” “Yes.” “That’s one kind of love.” “Like I loved Tommy?” “Yes, you took good care of … Continue reading

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What is the government?

“What’s the government?” “The government is  bunch of out-of-touch, greedy, rich, mostly ancient, gross, white men, who are power hungry, egomaniacal and  full of hate.  The government doesn’t care about anyone but themselves. It’s basically a war machine and a … Continue reading

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