i freakin’ hate people

notes from the hood (parenthood)

not any of you readers out there, just the insensitive public at large.  do you know of whom i speak?  the public.  you know, the general populus.  that giant mass of people that inhabits the world and who is constantly aiming a disapproving eye at me.

mostly, i find it hard to hate individuals if i get a chance to talk with them.  more than likely, they say, they have been where i am, they get it, they empathize.  when, however, i am out in public, say at the grocery store, they move as a school of fish to shun me.  on those occasions that one of them does encounter me and address me individually at that time, they are not speaking on behalf of themselves, but on behalf of the whole.  does that make sense?

i had to buy grapes.  and juice.  and popcorn, so i did what…

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Author: Terry

Welcome! I am a Waldorf and unschooling-inspired homeschooling parent of three, ages 2, 5, and 8 living in the metro Lansing area writing from the front lines of parenthood. Join me as I try to navigate homeschooling and bask in the craziness of life with young ones. Feel free to leave a comment. I would love to hear from you! Thanks for stopping by!

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