When Did We Stop Being Brave Philosophers?

When Did We Stop Being Brave Philosophers?

For the past 10 years, as a teacher, doctoral student, and professor, I have been researching why high-potential children become unmotivated and disillusioned in school. My interest in this topic stemmed from my own lack of interest in middle and high school as an...
I Cannot Be Who I Once Was

I Cannot Be Who I Once Was

I cannot be who I once was When I held you in my arms And you, the other you, against me Do not forget me, the other me Who tucked loose hairs Behind your ear and whispered Loving words to you and only you My love, new beginnings end And what is sure to end begins...
Through Children’s Eyes

Through Children’s Eyes

Look at me and know How much I hate this Stare at me and see The people who you love And know that every prayer Cannot be answered— Our strength is born from error And nourished with compassion— I want to see you and be seen Through children’s...