Ok, I'm a mom. I've been a mom for 25+ years. Not only am I a mom of seven children who came from my womb, I also claim to be mom to another "kid" who looks nothing like the rest of my family, but whom I still treat as my own as he, too, gets words of reprimand. Additionally, I have affectionately been called "choir mom" to literally hundreds of high school students as I volunteer at the local
But a harsh word stirs up anger.
This post is dedicated to my sweet mom, Anne (with an E) who taught me how to be polite and taught me how to write. I love you, Mom :)