Originally posted on go.Jimmy.go:
Jerry Nelson (July 10, 1934 – August 23, 2012) I remember when Jim Henson died back in 1990 it didn’t really affect me. I was, after all  twenty years old and having just recently left the confines of public school; eagerly looking forward to getting my “You can now…

Originally posted on The Package Unseen:
This week, two articles in the NY Times caught my attention. The first was about the image of a candy package, the second about the image of Christ, and both are lessons about good intentions gone really bad. And while one is the story of a botched restoration of…

What will you be when you grow up? (On writing and tweeting and losing track)

What will you be when you grow up? (On writing and tweeting and losing track).

Originally posted on Michael Tabman:
Here we are – another shooting in a public venue.  This was not a mass shooting as occurred at the Sikh Temple in Wisconsin or the movie theater in Colorado, but no less tragic.  In the heavily visited area surrounding New York City’s Empire State Building, one man fatally shot…

My Role Models

My Role Models.

Originally posted on AAUW Dialog:
Sunday, August 26, is Women’s Equality Day. This day marks the anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote 92 years ago. Thousands of women and their allies worked for decades to make that day in 1920 possible. It took years of lobbying…

Originally posted on Childhood Relived:
Okay, I have a word for you.  Sort of an experiment, I guess.  Part of a psychological test, really.  I want to see how you’ll react to this word. Because the way you react will tell me everything about everything I’m about to tell you here in this post. Ready…

Lie to Me: Five Lies I’m Proud of Telling My Kids

Lie to Me: Five Lies I’m Proud of Telling My Kids.

Forgive those who trespass against us.

Forgive those who trespass against us..