Archive for October, 2011

Oct 15 2011

The Times, They Are a’ Changin’

Published by under Family

Emmy is about to move out, but her departure has been delayed by two things: that her new residence is not yet ready for her due to factors such as black mold, and that her old grandmother can’t bear to see her go. The night before last I was about to give her a bath, […]

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Oct 15 2011

How I Talk to My Students

Published by under Teaching

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Oct 13 2011

Articulate, Day and Night

Published by under Family,Mothers & Daughters

More sleep-talking news, this from last night. Eleni claims I said it. I deny it: “We’re going to sprout wings and fly far far away, but first: I’m waiting for Emmy to tell me what part of speech that is.” If you’d ever tried to teach grammar, you’d say the same thing. Back in the […]

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