We are all born with expectations. Expectations of how our life should be. Expectations of how people should act and what to expect.  The dictionary defines this term as:–noun. 1. the act or the state of expecting: to wait in expectation. 2. the act or state of looking forward or anticipating. 3. an expectant mental […]

September 17, 2010

Expectations of a Mom and a Writer…

Dear Jake…  Tomorrow you begin kindergarten.  It’s late. I’m working on my computer, IPod blasting in my ear, while your father watches Whale Wars on television, his favorite object tattooed to his hand (the remote). The house is relatively quiet, and all I can think about is in a few hours I will be putting […]

September 7, 2010

Dear Jake…