Monthly Archive: June 2012

Jun 20

Summer days

A boy and his dog; a dog and his boy. Why does time seem to lurch and lag in the summer? It’s the quintessential representation of how it feels when you have an infant, when the days last eons, but the weeks flow through your fingers like sand grains. On the one hand, I feel …

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Jun 09

Progress report

School ended yesterday. I went out to meet the boys coming home from the bus, finding Sam walking with his arm around a dejected, tearful Gabe. “I…I…I don’t want to be a second-grader!” he said. “I want to stay in my class with my friends! I’ll MISS them!” Meanwhile, Sam was glazed-eyed over being done …

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Jun 01

Naptime quick post

Okay, let’s see what I can get typed before Gideon wakes up. 🙂 Gosh, it’s like having a newborn in the house again, except that you can’t type an entry with one hand while following around a baby puppy who you’re pretty sure wasn’t quite done peeing before he got distracted outside by the fluttering …

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