Struggling to learn at any age involves courage and persistence. Treat yourself to a pie for encouragement!
Almost missed a momentous event amid the routine of supper prep.
Learning to Read
Six years old…. Canton, China. My six-year-old heart was burbling with excitement. Today I would be given my very own book with real words in it! Today I was going to learn to read. I rushed to our classroom – an unused room in the servants’ wing of the house, overlooking the canal (windows closed… Continue reading Learning to Read