Archive | November, 2015

To My Children (And All Children) After Yet Another Terrorist Attack…

To My Children (And All Children) After Yet Another Terrorist Attack…

I wish I could fix it. I wish I could fix the broken, hurting parts of this world you are growing up in. I wish I could shield you from the hatred and sadness and fear that we sometimes see. I wish I could tell you that it’s all just a bad dream and the […]

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Dear future daughter-in-law...

Dear future daughter-in-law…

Dear future daughter-in-law, I don’t want to screw this up! I really, really don’t. My oldest son came out to me as “straight” a few years ago, and he’s a real romantic who has mentioned on numerous occasions that he’d love to be married someday. This would eventually make me a mother-in-law to you, my […]

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