Things I Learned Today

Baby snapping turtles eat strawberries.

It’s very difficult to “shoot the moon” when playing Hearts if you have no hearts in your hand.

If you have a hard time doing a salsa body roll on land, it might be hard to learn how to do the butterfly stroke in the water.

And here are a few things I remembered:

Twelve dozen is a gross.

Always ask people under 25 if you have problems with your computer.

In summer (at least in New England) one should spend as much time as possible in the woods and on the water.


About HomenDunRoamin

Teaching Artist & Writer: fiction, poetry & nonfiction. Recently completed work: a hybrid memoir. In progress: a novel set in an unnamed Latin American country on the brink of war. The book examines violent and nonviolent resistance and the choices women are forced to make to survive.
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4 Responses to Things I Learned Today

  1. pablo medina says:

    That’s not the only things baby snapping turtles eat.

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