Joining a Family Tradition

Day’?s Verse:
Do not go out hastily to argue your case;
Otherwise, what will you do in the end,
When your neighbor humiliates you?

Proverbs 25:8

Iraq and Afghanistan CasualtiesI still read The Seattle Times online. It keeps me up-to-date on local interests and events, and it reminds me every day that I’?m coming back to Seattle soon. Anyway, a few days ago I read this article about schools trying to control students’? cell phone usage during class. The whole article irritated me, honestly, because it seemed that an obvious answer lurked just outside of the article’?s discussion. So, following in the noble tradition set by my dad (who’?s had more letters published in the Opinion pages than I can remember) and my sister, I wrote a short and moderately scathing letter to the editor about it. I heard nothing back for a few days, and figured my letter had gone the way of the dodo. Continue Reading >>