Monthly Archives: December 2007

Quotes of the day #5

I don’t have a photograph, but you can have my footprints. They’re upstairs in my socks. – Groucho MarxBut why would we want his footprints? and how could we get them out? Society, my dear, is like salt water, good … Continue reading

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Wire Monkey IN The Customer is Already Right!

Plot synopsisAfter only three weeks of owning her nice, new black parka with the faux fur lined hood, little six year old (we’ll just call her six for short) puts it on one morning to find that the zipper is … Continue reading

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We don’t need any didication: a portrait of an alternative school’s Christmas cabaret

Ahhh, Christmas concerts. The combination of intense shyness, clumsiness and perpetual emotional turmoil proved to be a lethal comination for me whenever Christmas concert time rolled around. In parent(thesis) this is your life in Xmas concerts! Grade 5:Morning of the … Continue reading

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All she wants to do is dance

Tuesday night. Open class at my oldest’s ballet class. But let us back up shall we, to about 7:30 in the morning, at the height of the morning rush to get out of the house. She woke up in an … Continue reading

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Back to Life, Back to reality

Yet during my astounding month long success as a person who actually writes, life continued in its usual harried way. Besides work and work and J’s work and more work and moving in and trying to finish the renovations on … Continue reading

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