Other Writing



Academic Lens: The Anatomy of Adolescence

Some students will not study science in college, but all will live a life abounding in self care decisions where they need to know how their bodies function and how to optimize for classes, sports, dish duty and life beyond high school. 


The Sugar Man

“Right after the diagnosis,” Heide says, “we were reeling. But what I felt about Eric was this overwhelming feeling of love. To think about all the things that we had to do, the direction we were heading…it was like falling in love with him all over again.”


The $100 Dollar Allowance

One day, my 13-year-old daughter had an idea. “You give me $100 and I’ll pay for everything for the whole school year.” She had gotten this idea from her cousin who is, shall we say, more of a money saver…