So here I go at a new school. It’s interesting, all the buildings are round, and some have two floors with a railed walkway, all the doors facing out, instead of halls. I have always gotten along with my teachers better than the students, and English, since I was good at it, was my favorite… Continue reading Before my time
And, that was Jersey, so we’re off again, back to Hawaii. I think we may have even ended up in the same building we were in before, but in the end apartment this time (they were quadruplexes), and oh, boy, was I starting to get pathetic. I would moon bathe when it shone through my… Continue reading Back on the plane, gang
I’ve been dreading writing this one. Please try not to be too judgmental. So in this school we didn’t have lockers, just cubby-holes hidden behind curtains in out homeroom classroom. One night at home I was laying on my back in bed, and I saw the face of Jesus looking at me from above. I… Continue reading Oh, god, it’s the face of God
Report cards, and testing time. I know I scored well; in the sixth grade I scored in an eighth grade education level, with ninth grade reading. I know I have mentioned it before, and I will again, it has become an integral part of me: I am not that smart. Common sense, barely. Street smarts,… Continue reading Looking down my nose
Helen was still doing her Army Reserve duties, so once a year she had to go to training for two weeks. One year she got a family to babysit us for the whole time (I have no clue where dad was), this year, camp. I was dreading it just hearing about it. So, off we… Continue reading Summer camp – yay…
So I know I told you I would try to keep this chronological. Well, that’s not happening. I remembered something from San Antonio, and then a story my mom told me from there. The story first; Apparently I scared the heck out of her because we were at the river walk and I ran off,… Continue reading Time loop
I think it’s sad, and scary, how I don’t really remember anything from those two years. What is my mind trying to keep me from seeing?