Monthly Archives: September 2014

Safe and sound-proof

There was a lock-down drill today at the local high school, where I served as a substitute teacher. It was a small class, so we crowded into a tiny room between the band and choir rooms, where uniforms and choir … Continue reading

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No one wants to read about suffering. We want to learn about triumph over adversity, stories of stamina, fortitude and extraordinary character. We want to read about hope and strength, rather than the frailties of the human body. We want … Continue reading

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