The system isn’t for you, when you’re a Mother. Going to a university as a working mom is like war, and the odds are against you. The field is desolate and harsh, and you aren’t given any armor that you didn’t build yourself, and even that they will try to take. I fought this battle … Continue reading The Tortoise and the Hare
Children have 100 languages- and so does light. Perhaps everything has it's very own 100 languages to describe what it is, what is sees, what it feels, and what it knows.
Tonight I was walking by Nancy's room and it pulled me in with a deep, peaceful force. At first I just stood in the doorway, looking, and then I sat down and It was like I could feel her. I sat there, still as maybe I have ever been before, forever. It was like in … Continue reading Walking by her room at night.
Weekly Wisdom with Josh Reeves: Marilynne Robinson
I’ve been connecting with this little person, Nancy June, all morning. I haven’t seen her in a while, so this picture is from over 2 months ago. When people see it they often think she's sucking her thumb, but she isn't. She was moving her hands around as if describing a very particular point of … Continue reading Rolling, ready point of experience.