Monthly Archives: December 2011

Mr. President?

I love working with kids. I was sitting next to one of my 3rd grade students helping her with her morning warm up. In walks a new classroom volunteer. He was a middle-aged black man, wearing a grey sweatshirt and … Continue reading

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Steamy cold on a Mountaintop

My dear friend and roommate of almost 7 years just reminded me of a day in Peru. It was our first day climbing the Andes. We began at a high elevation, but our guide motioned to the peaks ahead. “We … Continue reading

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