Author Archive: M. E. Gardiner
M. E. Gardiner is a US expatriate living in West Africa. Raised in West Africa as the daughter of missionaries, she has roots in New England and the US Mid West. A natural writer, perhaps born of letter writing, perhaps just born, her words flow beautifully and naturally, as if writing were her life's purpose.
Why write? Why not? Why indeed? I wonder if it is wrong somehow, or detrimental at least, to tell a child they are doing well, or that they could work wonders as an adult. We, parents, are told that to give a child negative information is bad for their development. I agree. But what do […]