• August 2015
    You are right that every day is precious. But Sept. 15 gets extra bonus points!
  • May 2015
    I'm looking forward to all of these! Thanks for posting, Cait!
  • May 2015
    I look forward to reading this book, which sounds both engaging and important.
  • March 2015
    Lene, I love this line: My heart said I had found the beginning of the story I needed to tell. And your writing convinces me of the beauty you found/created. I look forward to reading more in September! 
  • November 2014
    This is lovely. Thank you. I'm going to light a candle now and get to work, hearing rain on the roof.
  • October 2014
    The well-earned happy pride bursts through these sentences. Congratulations on your many successes and may you have many dinners with friends who toast and praise you for those. 
  • October 2014
    Catherine, some graphic novels, like some novels, show character development, and some don't. But pictures may show a character's sensibility through facial expression or gestures in an economical way. Learning to read the visual world is an...
  • October 2014
    The awesome box sounds great. Kids are like adults. Those personal recommendations are what we're likeliest to read.  Re graphic novels, American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang is probably my favorite. Working as you do in a school, I think you'll...
  • October 2014
    Thank you! I must have nodded six times, twice deeply, while reading, and smiled a few times, too. Thank you for your bravery and telling truths.
  • September 2014
    Congratulations on reaching this point! I'd just suggest you make clear what you make clear here: that you want to hear any bad news. Some nice people need to be told this a few times, loudly. These are people who like you, and don't want to hurt...

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