Starshine Roshell

Starshine Roshell

Starshine Roshell is the author of Wife on the Edge (

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    Projectile Homework

    Not “flu shots.” Not “chore chart.” Not even “Grandpa’s sauerkraut.” No, the two words that most set my family moaning are these: Class project. It happens a few times a year. My grade-schooler brings home an assignment that promises to mock my poor parenting skills even as it converts my dining room table into a wasteland of Sharpies, index … [Read more...]

    Life Is Laundry. Live With It.

    Some of my friends are sending their kids off to college this fall and discovering, with some shame, that their offspring – who can build web sites, play string instruments and locate Latvia on a world map – are deficient in other life skills. Basic skills. Crucial skills. "We just got back from dropping Devon off for his first night in the … [Read more...]