Monthly Archives: April 2013

This is love, eleven years in

Me: I was worried you were going to hate me. D: HATE you?! Me: Well, maybe just be supremely annoyed with me. D (spoken with an air of experience): Honey, I can be annoyed with you all day long and … Continue reading

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The Quitter

This is how it starts: In orchestra, her teacher drops her from first chair to second. She thinks its unfair. She doesn’t understand. The second chair part isn’t as fun or interesting to play. She hates the music, and, so, … Continue reading

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Vignettes – Peanut Edition

As I put the Easter ham in the oven, the Peanut stood next to me and said, “See ya later, ham!” —– The Peanut poached a stuffed teddy bear from Ms. B’s room. When we asked the Peanut what her … Continue reading

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