31 for 41: Little Hands

Dear Donovan, During the time that I stayed at home with the twins, I was able to enjoy watching them pop up each morning, ready for the day.  They awoke each day happy and optimistic, even before they could voice this optimism.  I cannot remember what prompted the thought, but one morning as I watchedContinue reading “31 for 41: Little Hands”

31 for 41: Sound the Alarm

Dear Donovan, I want everyone to like me.  It’s a part of who I am.  In college, I set out to accomplish goals but never wanted to make anyone mad.  Then a friend told me, “If you never make anyone mad, you will never get anything done.”  I thought maybe I could be the exceptionContinue reading “31 for 41: Sound the Alarm”