Posts made in December, 2014

A flock of books about birds

Posted on Dec 18, 2014 | 0 comments

A flock of books about birds

Birds. They have four limbs—just like us. They walk on two legs—just like us. They like to sing—just like us.

And yet they are so very different from us. Which is why we find them so fascinating.

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A thank you to my children’s teachers

Posted on Dec 16, 2014 | 0 comments

A thank you to my children’s teachers

So what they are studying today, the fact that they are motivated to study it, and the methods they are using to study, no longer have much to do with me. It’s their teachers who are guiding the process…and whatever they are doing is working.

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Twitter and the Writer Scorned

Posted on Dec 5, 2014 | 0 comments

Twitter and the Writer Scorned

Truth? I do love it, when it’s going well. That’s about 10 percent of the time. The rest of the time, it’s a festival of pain, procrastination, frustration and self-loathing.

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