Bonfire of the Patriarchy

Many years ago, when my older daughter was about 4, she made the mistake of trying to hold the family cat above her head to protect Kitty from the neighbor’s dog.  The cat became frantic and scratched her head.  Krystal came running into the house crying, blood streaming down her face.  For a moment I almost fainted.  “Dear God!  It’s scratched her eyes out!” was … Continue reading Bonfire of the Patriarchy