Motherland (day two)

We started the morning with Brandy and Russ.  The last time I saw Russel he was visiting my brother and I was home for summer from school.  Brandy actually made a surprise appearance at my pre-wedding festifivites, but even so that was eight years ago.  We’ve both graduated from University, she and Russel have married, I’ve […]

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The Eternal Debate

In my former life as a teacher I had always approached things with the attitude that if it’s bad then you need to mourn before you can move on.  That’s the way I told it to parents whose children had disabilities — of course they love their children but they must go through a period […]

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