The Call

Modern romance, like Greek tragedy, celebrates the mystery of dismemberment, which is life in time. The happy ending is justly scorned as a misrepresentation; for the world, as we know it, as we have seen it, yields but one ending: death, disintegration, dismemberment, and the crucifixion of our heart with the passing of the forms … Continue reading The Call

The Test

Several months ago my daughter took a Cognitive Abilities Test that said she was in the 20th percentile for everything...meaning she was borderline learning disabled. Her teacher stated, "Well...she has many gifts, academics will not be one of them." This was shocking to me, it devastated me actually, because...I felt responsible. Silly, I know...but parents … Continue reading The Test