Snippets from the Sidelines

"You only get so much field time because your parents are friends with the coach." You always get the solos because your mom volunteers in the class so much." "I always score low because you're so competitive and intimidate me." "You'll  never get into the college you want if you stay in this school district." … Continue reading Snippets from the Sidelines

Girl-illas in the Midst

For the last 12 1/2 years I have been living in the field studying my subjects. Hours have been painstakingly spent learning their eating habits, social dynamics, ability to adapt, and communication skills. I've collected valuable information about their predators and who are their  prey. Living among them has been difficult. At times I think … Continue reading Girl-illas in the Midst