Posts Tagged: middle school

fence

troy

I’m lurking in the shadow on the north side of the Mill Valley Middle School, as far away as possible from the playing field and paved quad where most kids hang out. I’m sitting on a weedy planter made of

fence

troy

I’m lurking in the shadow on the north side of the Mill Valley Middle School, as far away as possible from the playing field and paved quad where most kids hang out. I’m sitting on a weedy planter made of

(image courtesy Aztec West)

update: rape is no joke

Because the last post elicited such an outpouring of support, I feel I must not leave you hanging.  In a nutshell: the issue is bigger and more complex than imagined but so far, I am cautiously optimistic that everyone involved

(image courtesy Aztec West)

update: rape is no joke

Because the last post elicited such an outpouring of support, I feel I must not leave you hanging.  In a nutshell: the issue is bigger and more complex than imagined but so far, I am cautiously optimistic that everyone involved

(image courtesy Melissa Siles)

casual rape

Last Friday at school, a boy walked up behind my daughter, put his hand on her shoulder and said, “Did you know that 99% of all rapes begin with some kind of casual contact?” Pause for a moment.  Let it

(image courtesy Melissa Siles)

casual rape

Last Friday at school, a boy walked up behind my daughter, put his hand on her shoulder and said, “Did you know that 99% of all rapes begin with some kind of casual contact?” Pause for a moment.  Let it