august 39th, notes from the strike zone

  • The school district walked out of negotiations on Saturday. 
  • The weather continues to cooperate, children will spend as much time as possible outdoors.
  • All attempts at housework have ground to a halt.
  • Laundry is piled dangerously high.
  • Adapting to school bed- and wake-up times nearing collapse.
  • Television no longer working as reliable baby sitter.
  • Reinforcements may have to be called in.

Comment 1

  1. amy September 8, 2008

    Be strong!  Be strong…I\’d be a sobbing, bald heap in a corner somewhere by now, I\’m sure of it!  Is this going to cut into your holiday breaks or just extend the school year into next summer?

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