I Should Have Called Off Sick

Yesterday, families and communities across North America came together to hold hands and stare at the sun. Normally, this would be a dangerous activity, but yesterday was the first solar eclipse in 38 years. I had been anticipating my library's solar eclipse party since May, but nothing could have prepared me for the characters I… Continue reading I Should Have Called Off Sick


Eclipse Madness

Oh God. It's 10:37 AM and the phone won't stop ringing. I can't do this until 3 PM. I might have mentioned it before, but I work in a library. We are having a solar eclipse viewing party today at 1 PM. Our solar eclipse viewing glasses will be distributed at our party for people… Continue reading Eclipse Madness


Entertaining a Child

30 Day Writing Challenge - Day 7 What were your favorite childhood toys? My imagination. My imagination is obviously not a toy, but it was always my best source for entertainment. I used to boss the neighborhood kids around and always stressed the importance of having an imagination. I was a little dictator and they should… Continue reading Entertaining a Child