Middle School Madness

I’ve been doing a bit of memoir-izing about middle school now that my kids are in the thick of it, just trying to get a handle on my feelings about it. Terribly self indulgent, and a little salty too, so I’ve put it at the old place.

Click at your own risk.


Part I–Anger Issues


Part II–A World of Cuss


Part III–The Nutcracker (Not a Christmas Ballet)


Part IV–Primal Joys


I imagine there will be a conclusion forthcoming.

“Go On”: Interview with Jack Baumgartner, Part III
The Pleasure of Watching a Camel Pass Through the Eye of a Needle
Litany of Days
Disarming my Accuser, with the Sacrament of Confession
About Elizabeth Duffy