Category Archives: Elementary m’Dear

Dance is for Life

The ladies curtsey. The gentlemen bow. “Everybody forward and back!” A banjo picks up the Virginia Reel that will take our class on to new heights of social cooperation and gender tolerance. When you have five kids, you serve a life sentence volunteering in their elementary school. Let’s just say I took my “job” in […]

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Natural Selection

Maybe it was a middle child thing. Maybe it was a subtle effort to thin the herd. Natural selection. She naturally selected the child who had to go. And she did it with such an innocent angel face. The hour before bedtime takes only second place to the hour before dinner time as the most […]

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