The Unruly Necessity of Early Childhood Classes

Since the beginning of 2017, E has attended early childhood classes. I’m still in a bit of dither over them. For most of his life, E has been surrounded by adults. The majority of them have been therapists, family and friends, and trained caregivers. They all have approached him with moderated voices, gentle and slow … More The Unruly Necessity of Early Childhood Classes

Future Vigilante

E caught a devil of a cold and it was lasting too long, so we took him in to the doctor. When we arrived, he was coughing and sneezing up a storm, so I popped one of the child-size masks on him. I expected him to cry, or get upset. But he blinked slowly and … More Future Vigilante

Storify Stuff

After spending most of the day listening to MPR coverage of the Comey testimony, and watching Twitter explode about the UK elections, I watched Senator Claire McCaskill get frustrated about healthcare: “Will there be a hearing on the health care proposal?” Senator @clairecmc asked today in the Finance Cmte. You should watch: #Trumpcare — … More Storify Stuff