No artist tolerates reality
If you can imagine a more LA thing to do, please let me know.
But it’s much easier to calmly evaluate emergency protocol when your kid isn’t a hop skip and a jump away from burning mountains and high winds. Parents and students were terrified as the dramatic imagery filled TV and online news channels.
Bullying is a complex problem with no one solution. As a parent today, I can’t imagine how it felt to send your crying little child into definite hurt. But every day I’m grateful he did, because he taught me how to deal with adversity at a young age.
It makes me sad for my child who will inherit this world. My world was different growing up. My parents didn’t have to explain mass shootings at schools and concerts to me.
Get your popcorn out. It’s going to be a wild 2 years.
Because we left the Soviet Union for a reason
In the end I can trace each tantrum to a relapse of at least one of three bad habits that enable my anger.