Retirement and the Dreams of Children

Originally posted on Image(s):
“I Want to Live Happily Ever After.”  This sentiment is understandable in a child.  Vulnerable and inexperienced, their growth relies on fantasy to some degree.  But retirement services…

Neither Kind Nor Patient

Originally posted on Working in Adult Literacy:
The last time I had my teaching evaluated by my administration, I was disappointed. Although I was happy to get a grade of “excellent” (highest on a…

Violence Against Women is Not a Joke

Originally posted on Girls' Globe:
Angry at an ex-girlfriend or wife? Here, shoot at a bleeding, half-naked “Ex-girlfriend” target doll. It’s only a dummy – just meant for practice. ..Practice for what, exactly?…