http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/12/29/prompt-new-school/ You get to redesign school as we know it from the ground up. Will you do away with reading, writing, and arithmetic? What skills and knowledge will your school focus on imparting to young minds? Photographers, artists, poets: show us SKILLED. If I were to redesign school, I would focus on and celebrate children’s …

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Here is a poem in honor of the annual tradition around here – School starts, someone picks up a virus and brings it home to everyone else in the family.  Yep, I’ve got my first head cold in YEARS. I can’t remember the last time I was sick.  I don’t usually get colds, and I …

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