That little voice in my head that reminds me to dig out my car keys before I’m standing alone in a poorly lit parking lot is poking at me, in the ribs, in the heart, in the head – has my home state lost its street smarts? Is it giving some invisible lurker the advantage?
This year brought something else. Something that isn’t breaking only my heart, but breaking the world’s. While racing for survival, we are being forced to slow down and reconsider everything from our daily tasks to our deepest fears.
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When our year of homeschooling came to a close, I was sure I had done it all wrong. Even after reflecting on it through writing this series, I’m still sure I did it mostly wrong.
When I announced to my daughters that we would be homeschooling, my 6-year-old lit up in excitement. My 10-year-old eyed me skeptically and asked how I would choose a curriculum.”
The gnats swarmed my glasses and stuck to the sweat under the brim of my baseball cap. Surely, in this…
Hanging this amendment over our schools
and the bodies of our children.
Like the American flag
over a casket
as if it protects them.