One Thousand Words or So

Modern Memory

We still haven’t bought a bag of coffee beans, so we’re brewing up K-cups. As I put one in the machine a few minutes ago, Sam mentioned that he doesn’t like the particular variety of K-cups we have on hand now. “The coffee is bitter,” he said, “like my soul.” I just took a first… Read More Modern Memory

One Thousand Words or So

Old Questions

When I awake in the morning, my first thought is almost always, “What day is this?” Once I’ve applied a “Friday” or a “Monday” or a “Sunday” or whatever is appropriate to the upcoming hours, I ask myself if anything is scheduled. Homeschool lessons Monday through Friday and 4pm Mass on Saturdays are expected and… Read More Old Questions