Parental Perfection

By: Anonymous My kid thinks I am perfect. Seriously. Despite overwhelming evidence to the contrary, her 8 year old self, with her freckled nose and sparkly grin, thinks I am perfect. It's kind of a burden of parenthood, facing these little souls that wake up every morning believing the best. She knows nothing of my … Continue reading Parental Perfection


By: Angry Old Man I remember when one of my former students returned to visit me.  After chatting for a while I asked her, “What could our school have done to prepare you better for college?”  Her answer was you needed to teach me how to fail!  Her answer totally took me by surprise, but now upon reflection I understand … Continue reading Perfection