On-Stage, Off-Stage

 Pretend for a moment that you’re alone with your thoughts, and that whatever you think or feel in the next few minutes is not designed for social media consumption, interpersonal bonding, or heated debate – that it’s just you thinking through you. (emphasis mine) If you’re angry, why? No, really? What makes you angry about… Continue reading On-Stage, Off-Stage

The Way of The Sloth

(picture via amazon.com) My interest in talking animals has recently jumped off the charts. Following a deeply satisfying read-aloud of Charlotte’s Web, I brought home Eric Carle’s “Slowly, Slowly, Slowly,” Said the Sloth. And there is one final passage that has a remarkable hold on me. After hearing questions from the other rainforest animals about… Continue reading The Way of The Sloth