Christmas is for kids. So lets talk about kids. Not the happy ones gathered around your tree or holiday table but the ones we’d prefer not to think about right now. The ones state officials have been talking about the last few weeks. The ones society tries, and often fails, to help and protect.
Maybe this isn’t what you want to read right before Christmas, especially if you’re feeling a little guilty about going overboard to get your kids everything on their list. But the poignancy of remembering those kids staring at an institutional tree in an institutional setting whoseContinue reading →