Praise And Poop

Before Jesher's birth, Lhorraine and I had begun our friendly banter concerning parental roles and responsibilities.  Strategic foresight ranks pretty high on our family-values list, so starting this discussion three months before Jesher's due date was a non-negotiable element of our third trimester preparation plan.  Although serious in nature, these conversations would always end in [...]

Under-aged Courage

During Lhorraine's pregnancy, I would often read Jesher literature that was far above his reading level.  Why?  I honestly don't know.  Maybe it was the first signs of unrealistic, parental goal-setting.  Or maybe my obsession with superhero films has compromised my thinking...causing me to believe that Jesher is a level-five mutant that can understand any [...]