Boys will be boys
December 9, 2015
It wasn’t just about what he’d done the night before. It was about what I’ve been doing for the past 18 years.
July 28, 2015
The older child made a request: Please bring me my ukulele. And a coffee maker. And coffee. The ukulele, I could see. When one is spending the month at a precollege program, sleeping in the dorms and sitting in class all day, a young man needs his ukulele. Of course. But the coffee maker? In […]
May 6, 2015
You’re being raised to believe that girls can do anything and boys don’t have to do everything.
January 20, 2015
I work from home, and my office is located under the room with the Xbox and the sign that reads, “Strays Gather Here.” Lost wages: $3,000.
October 15, 2014
Because it happened to boys by boys from the same high school football team, the words chosen to describe what happened don’t match up to the crimes charged.
October 8, 2014
Ladies of all ages, I implore you to raise your Sorry Threshold.
August 21, 2014
This is a story about a boy and a car and two bald tires, one with a hole in it. The boy knew he shouldn’t do that to his tires, but he did it anyway, because he was young and he had a new (used) car and he was the first among his friends to […]