J. Alfred Proof-rock

I’ve mentioned this fact before: when she was two, almost three, Frances would ask me to read to her at bedtime whatever I happened to be reading for myself at that time. Thinking she might fall asleep faster if I read the Aeneid by Virgil — because I, myself, would — I started the epicContinue reading “J. Alfred Proof-rock”

Happy New Year!

I haven’t written anything in this new year mostly because — at some point in 2017 — my life became insanely busy. Pink Cup Sister, who has a learning disability and a social anxiety disorder, now has the symptoms of a severe tic disorder. This disorder includes vocal, phonic, and motor tics, the latter ofContinue reading “Happy New Year!”