A Little Bit of Everything

Today is a happy day - it's the beginning of a two-week holiday for my family!   The next fortnight will be filled with traveling, visiting with family and friends, lots of laughter and no school.  I'm already getting super excited about the socks I'm going to knit, the books I'm going to read and … Continue reading A Little Bit of Everything

No More Mr. Nice Guy

The other day, I was talking to someone about Captain America.  I said how much I admired Steve Rogers's character.  "I've never really cared for him," the other person said.  "He's just too nice." It's not a new sentiment - objecting to characters because they're too good.  It's an objection that I've heard many times, … Continue reading No More Mr. Nice Guy