Author Archive | Veronica Ryan

play football

I Don’t Want My Son To Play Football

I love sports. I was lucky enough to be a coach for soccer, track, and cross country for several years when I taught middle school. Every year, I had to go through a required concussion training (find something similar here). Every year I walked away with one thought: if I ever have a son, he […]

Continue Reading · 0
wife on mother's day

A Letter to my Wife on Mother’s Day

Dear Roni (aka Hot Stuff), The month of May means something more than it did 10 years ago. We used to walk up and down brick laden streets in our warming Ohio college town. We worried about internships, finals, and parties. Do you remember that terrible futon in your bedroom/sunroom where the sun blazed through all […]

Continue Reading · 0