CW: suicide, violence Yesterday, after Honeypuppy left to go to the vet, Khalil asked if it was the same as when Batman (our old dog) went to the vet and then died. We dropped what we were doing and ran to him, sitting on the floor, all holding hands, and explained that baby pup…
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First haircut since January 2020! As I write this, I’m thinking about how precious time and energy are these days. Maybe it’s just because I live in a …
This morning Khalil asked for a family meeting so David and I sat on the floor across from him and he said, “No! The meeting is tomorrow.” We asked wha…
[image description: a photo of Jessica, taken at a distance, as she watches the sun set over a lake. Photo shows grass, trees, water, and a pinkish sun…
[Image description: Jessica, a white woman with long brown hair and a green hat and green coat sits and smiles at Khalil, a Black toddler in a yellow j…
Thank you for reading this! Getting those emails about new sign-ups was very heart-warming. For a couple of years now, I have been listening to Dax She…
TLDR: I am writing a newsletter now because social media does not net positive for me. Join me Tuesday for a book event on zoom with DC Public Librarie…
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