Two years ago, on Dragon's 17th birthday, his friends gave me the best birthday present ever.  They had a filled a mason jar with handwritten notes to Dragon --- birthday wishes and memories of Dragon.  For a mother mourning her son, longing for his presence,...

One morning, when Dragon was in fourth grade, he came home with a C on his math test. "What, a C??!  What happened?" I yelled. "I don't know!  I thought I did okay.  I don't know what happened," Dragon said. All evening, I berated him.  Math was his...

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