Cell Phone Rules

Tween took a sharp turn onto the Adolescent Highway a few weeks ago. He figured out how to text. Silly parents, we thought we had years of innocent childhood left to go with this one before he hit Cell Phone Mania. We fought long and hard against the cultural mandate for kids to have cell phones. … Continue reading Cell Phone Rules

It’s the Age

“Mom, stop, please? Just listen…” Despite his unwillingness to listen, I do. I listen with my ears, my head and heart, with experience that might lend to wisdom he doesn’t want. He doesn’t think I hear, but I hear more than he knows. I hear his broken heart. I hear his desperate desire to know … Continue reading It’s the Age