Category Archives: Parenting

All is right with the world

It happened on the day when snowy crickets announced the temperature of rising sun. It really happened! Children. Ceased. All. Fighting. I sneaked through silent house sniffing the air for burning scraps of food. Listening in if they were watching … Continue reading

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Senses of Love

How else would you decide to try to lick your elbow upon an early morning, or measure thumb against your middle finger when he shouts: mommy, look, they are same size! And would you hear the souls of streams in … Continue reading

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Playing the Now Game

Play The NOW GAME, they say. It cures fright, worry and guilt. So I play. Walk into the family room. There, children drizzled candle wax over the floor. Just to check if it would be slippery, they say. With a … Continue reading

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