Digging To China

Digging To China

BY DAVID PERRYMAN As have most children, I once undertook to dig to China. I am unsure why China is the anticipated destination of most amateur excavators, but I don’t remember anyone ever setting out to dig their way to Australia. I am...

We Serve

We Serve

BY SHARON MARTIN Waiting outside the door of a classroom to pick up students for Reading Lab, I saw a second grader pointing at me. “I know you,” he said. “You’re the table-washing lady.” I’m a reading specialist, but every teacher knows that...

Be Afraid

Be Afraid

BY SHARON MARTIN Whether George W. Bush won the 2000 election or not is still debatable, but he took the oath of office. I knew what he stood for, and I was afraid. When the unthinkable happened on Sept. 11, 2001, Young Bush began a campaign...

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