The question the kids were really asking

The question the kids were really asking

One by one, the kids trickled into the small room, shoes off, yellow sheets in hand. It was Health Screening Day at the school, and a crowd of volunteers gathered and recorded heights and weights, and administered vision tests. I stood off to the side, writing the numbers on the yellow sheets, then entering them […]

Who Am I?

Who Am I?

There’s no way to get around it. It’s going to happen whether you want it to or not. We even do it to ourselves. What am I talking about? Labels. Everyone says they hate them, and yet we all do it. To others and to ourselves. Labels may be a convenient way to categorize people […]