Monthly Archives: September 2011

Class Reunion

Not having been to a high school class reunion for 30 years, I decided to attend my 55th.  I like to think of myself as a person unconcerned with appearances.  But, I must confess that I am not immune to that … Continue reading

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Care-aking

It seems that once again I will take up the care-taker hat for a family member recuperating from, this time,  tripe by-pass surgery.  When I am in nurse mode, writer mode goes right out of the window.  I refuel by … Continue reading

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Vigorous Virtues

Vital Virtues     Thirty years ago, or so, I became a teacher for a small group of academically talented, urban fourth and fifth graders.  The program, state mandated, was new to the district.  My job was to turbo-charge the … Continue reading

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