Linda Henry

Thatwhich

World peace, all around

January 1, 2014

Whats your goal for 2014? my 17-year-old daughter asked yesterday. We were waiting for an audience with her orthopedist, an appointment I moved up a week so it would still be under the 2013 medical plan and thus covered in full. A goal? After the year we had, I was not thinking in terms of goals. Im typically in survival mode. (more…)

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Essays
My daughter likes depressing books. Someone dies in the first chapter, Grace says gleefully of a novel she cant put down. Maybe this inclination comes naturally, growing up with the ghost of a sister she never knew.
In which my brilliant son prevails against middle-school bullies. Adapted from "A Voice Not My Own"