April, 2017


“Walk!” my beloved 2nd year teacher yelled down the walkway as I ran past the railings to the stairs down to recess. My schooling was very mindful to instruct me what to do as an action, not a negation. This was in stark contrast to the litany of forbidden things from home and church, highlighting and drawing attention to the wrong instead of the right. My teacher unschooled the toddler ‘No’ out of me. “Radishes grow fast” my researcher suggested for my limited time internship. I had results to show, and earned the scholarship. “But, what do you like? How […]