Tag Archives: childhood

Sometimes a Plush Bear is Just a Plush Bear

I found this on Patheos pagan, called When Your Kid’s Stuffie Gets Soul What do you Do? and it’s quite the read. Now, if dissecting this sort of article isn’t your thing, then don’t click past the jump. Everyone else? Let’s … Continue reading

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The Fickle Beast

Prime and I had just settled down to watch an episode of Star Trek: Voyager when we heard a loud noise. Prime admitted that he thought it was thunder. Well, until we both heard the shriek of brakes not a … Continue reading

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おやすみ よいこ

When I was young, it wasn’t easy for me to fall asleep at night. I’d have nightmares or worse, it was just the darkness that bothered me. This proclivity drove my parents more than a little crazy but they may … Continue reading

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#MeToo

You’ve probably seen that hashtag on Twitter or Facebook. You are probably wondering what it may mean. What #MeToo deals with is sexual harassment and assault. Some are adding details. Others are simply saying “Me too” and saying little else. Those … Continue reading

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Paper Wishes

When I was a kid, autumn meant many things; it meant going back to school, football season would start up again, blankets and comforters would return to beds, and Halloween was around the corner. But it also meant something else, … Continue reading

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After School Special

Today happens to be the first day back to school; I can’t help but think it’s a little weird to have it on a Friday, but who am I to judge? Even though I’m not going back, I can’t help … Continue reading

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Words Matter

Libby Anne has a great post on spanking. It deals with the idea of defending the practice and how problematic that can be. I highly recommend you read it; it’s a great post. But it shouldn’t be a debate at all because it’s founded … Continue reading

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