Archives for August 2006

Rainey’s First Day of Kindergarten

Rainey started kindergarten today. In the back of my mind I’ve always known she’d have to join the ranks of the real world. But lately that reality has wrapped itself around my head like a thick blanket, threatening to suffocate and kill me. And no, I’m not being dramatic. For weeks prior to this morning, I obsessed over some rather simple decisions, like whether to pack her lunch every day or give her lunch money. […]