Archive for October, 2010

Busy weekend; I attended a CPI retreat. We had Ken Eisold in as a consultant. Dr. Eisold is a psychoanalyst, organizational consultant and author of  What You Don’t Know You Know: Our Hidden Motives in Life, Business, and Everything Else. His blog, What You Don’t Know You Know, is well worth reading. I did just […]


We first met Max in Where the Wild Things Are. Maurice Sendak’s picture book, In The Night Kitchen shows us a different Max . . . a little older, and dealing with different issues now . . . but Sendak still has a way of putting his finger right on the pulse of the young […]


When I do a yearly check-up I almost always ask kids what they’re reading. Last week one mentioned a novel I love, Robert Cormier’s The Chocolate War. His mom was in the room, and she said that a parent she knew had started a petition to remove The Chocolate War from their high school reading […]