Monthly Archives: August 2013

Of Boxes and Labels….

One of my favoriteĀ things to tell people who do not know me is about how I named myself, and it is a true story. My mother married and had me before her 19th birthday; she was divorced a few months … Continue reading

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“Sidney Carton Meet Hilary Mantel….”

Last spring my former employer, a certain school district found a new and different way to makeĀ itself worse. For reasons I can only attribute to a deadly mixture of pride and stupidity, my district found itself on the edge of … Continue reading

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