Anyone in a romantic relationship on Valentine’s Day is aware of the pitfalls surrounding it.
I was working on a lesson plan for my students when the horrific events in France unfolded at the headquarters of Charlie Hebdo. I’m sharing the words I wrote to them in the hope that ripples of the small acts described here might one day reach all shores …
When he grabbed a pair of ear buds from the bin, I knew I owned him. Only a rookie forgets to bring headphones to a hotel gym, and these tiny fitness centers are no place for rookies.
Growing up, some Christmas traditions were imposed on us by the Church, some by Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer, and still others we created ourselves.