My Promise to This Year’s Teachers

Michaela Mitchell Elementary School

But there are things I'll be thinking, things I wish I was brave enough to say out loud, to help them understand the package deal of their new student and said student's mother.


Kathrena Rivera Elementary School

I’m at that place: my youngest does not need me quite as much as he used to. Of course all my children “need” me, but not in that visceral and primal way anymore.