The Thing About Dragons

I love dragons. I think they're my favorite mythical creature. There was a point in time where I would not read a book if it didn't have a dragon. When I think of dragons, I think of majestic, noble creatures. They're wise and maybe a bit frosty. But their elegance when they take to the … Continue reading The Thing About Dragons

It’s Not Just Children Who Stare

Whether you have kids or have found yourself around them, you know the stare. They can't seem to help themselves as they stare intently at a stranger. Sometimes it's unblinking without the hint of a smile. Sometimes there are a few blinks and a partly open mouth. And, no matter what you do, they won't … Continue reading It’s Not Just Children Who Stare

Sometimes I Want to be Mean. On Purpose.

Living in the city, especially Los Angeles, can be nice. There are a ton of things to do, and I had been wanting to live closer so it would be easier to take the kids to educational and cultural places. The interesting part of LA is that it's a large, sprawling city with an incredible … Continue reading Sometimes I Want to be Mean. On Purpose.