Tag Archives: Boston

3 Simple Ways for Kids to Support Boston

Unknown-2Admittedly, this post is not about reading (though you will see there are some words involved). What it is about is empowerment and healing. Translating negative feelings into positive actions makes everyone feel better, children and adults alike (see Repairing the World through the Power of Reading). Continue reading


Books for Sad and Scary Times

blog graphic comfortI had planned to write a different post, but I’m finding it hard to disengage myself from what is going on in Boston; this is particularly true because my son has been told to shelter in place in his neighborhood and can see the media clustered outside his window. I know I, personally, need to take a break from the continuous coverage of the terrible events that have been unfolding…even if only to address it here. Continue reading