That Weird, Creepy Feeling #NotOneMore

I stood up to a guy in college who was always playing with a switch blade and writing stories about killing people. I reported him to our RA. The college suspended him for the rest of the school year so he could get mental health help. Meanwhile, his friends shunned me and one even body-checked […]

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Won’t You Ring a Bell with Me?

Update: Vote for this post on BlogHer’s Voices of the Year: http://www.blogher.com/wont-you-ring-bell-me Parenting requires the ability to tell a good ‘little white lie’ now and then. Little white lies that blanket the world like snowflakes, sugar-coating a sometimes scary and confusing landscape. It’s not my strong-suit. I’m compulsively honest, you see. And my daughter, otherwise known […]

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No More Silence

No More Silence Friends: please watch and share this video from Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and Mayors Against Illegal Guns.  

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Toying with our Lives: Slaying at Sandy Hook #NaBloPoMo

Slaying at Sandy Hook Online Game

Have you heard about this? It’s an online video game that reenacts the Sandy Hook (Newtown) massacre. The Slaying of Sandy Hook Elementary Read the report here: Sandy Hook-inspired game sparks outrage – CT Politics. According to the report, The game opens by directing users to grab a Glock handgun and shoot their mother while she […]

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