Three Things, Day 11: A Song, a Quote & a Troll

Gratitude #1:I work three days a week in my school’s after-school program.  For the uninitiated, after-school programs have a bit of a Wild West feel to them. Kids tend to feel unencumbered by the rules of the regular school day as they roam the late-afternoon playground prairie. Staff do their level best to round up …

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Three Things, Day 11: Mr. Fixit, Light in the Darkness & Quiet

Gratitude #1:I fixed the dryer! Thibault’s Appliances called this morning, a few hours ahead of the storm, letting me know the parts were in. Alison and I drove down to pick them up. About 45 minutes ago, I ventured into the basement and had the dryer fixed and put back together in less than half …

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