Lockdown: Living through the era of school shootings, one drill at a time.

BY ELIZABETH VAN BROCKLIN @ELIZVANBROCKLIN December 18, 2019 The Trace Ninety-five percent of American schools now conduct drills to prepare students for a school shooter. For adults who were out of high school by the time of the 1999 Columbine shooting, this is an unfamiliar phenomenon. We don’t have a clear picture of how the drills … Continue reading Lockdown: Living through the era of school shootings, one drill at a time.

The Wait: Longing for a child and faced with infertility, couple looks to foster care

By YVONNE WENGER THE BALTIMORE SUN  DEC 12, 2018 | 9:15 AM Without a hint of alarm, the doctor told me to go ahead and sit up on the exam table. The procedure was finished. I stared at the white-and-gray image on the X-ray monitor. The physician tried to gently explain what was wrong with me. Walking back … Continue reading The Wait: Longing for a child and faced with infertility, couple looks to foster care