School

Not My Problem

I confess that I purposely antagonized a liberal yesterday.   And not just any liberal but a young, earnest, trying his hardest to grow a beard while asking for signatures on his petition liberal. First.  To be perfectly clear I have to admit that I was turned off by his blatant mis-use of “hippy-esque” attire.   While […]

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School

Not My Problem

I confess that I purposely antagonized a liberal yesterday.   And not just any liberal but a young, earnest, trying his hardest to grow a beard while asking for signatures on his petition liberal. First.  To be perfectly clear I have to admit that I was turned off by his blatant mis-use of “hippy-esque” attire.   While […]

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School | Uncategorized

My Children/My Responsibility

When I was in the sixth grade, at my very small, rural school in farm country Montana, there were kids all around me doing all kinds of naughty things.  Most of them on the top of the shop building. I have no idea why the roof of the shop building became a virtual den of […]

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School | Thoughts

I Don’t Like Homeschoolers

I don’t like Homeschoolers. You know the ones I’m talking about. The Denim Jumper Brigade, the “Hi, I’m Sue and I home-school.” An entire sub-culture of women who base their identity upon how they raise, educate and direct their children. These are probably the same women who find motherhood the pinnacle of their existence. You […]

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School

The Great HAIKU Challenge, again…..

Proof of existence A life breathing and living Too busy to clean Mail, books and receipts Life’s pocket lint displayed here Scattered on a shelf Smiley face collage 3 receipts and a magnet My ‘fridge shows my life One day little shoes Will disappear in this house I will miss their mess Yes, once again […]

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