Ana Menendez is the author of four books of fiction, including ‘In Cuba I Was a German Shepherd.’ She lives in Miami.
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Friday, January 22, 2016
My Young Son Should Dream, Not Have Testing Nightmares
It was past 10 on a Sunday night and my 4-year old couldn’t sleep. He sat up in bed, whispering, “One plus one is two … two plus two is four … one plus two is three.” My son had never shown any symptoms of anxiety. Happiness radiates from him. And he’s outgoing to the point of hilarity: He once...