I never dreamed he’d play such a pivotal role in my home, but here he is.
They’re my song inspirations and my entire captive studio audience.
Don’t do what I do. I won’t do what you do. We do what’s right for our families.
Distance learning wasn’t made for children like my boy and, even when he was on task, he wasn’t actually taking in new information.
This kid is made of steel. He’s like a Batman villain.
Hell hath no fury like an escaped Daddy Longlegs.
This entire process went from a minor annoyance to a major catastrophe. Suddenly the new normal today was something that would have seemed like science fiction in February.
One day without school turned into two and then three and then fifteen. Soon, no one knew what day it was, when things were going back to normal, and what exactly was happening.
Sometimes those golden sentiments of happy-happy joy-joy work in the opposite direction.
Everything started to get cancelled. Basketball, school, Tom Hanks…The sky hadn’t fallen yet. But, man, it felt like it was closing in.