Lessons learned the hard way

It will be a long time before I spell “handkerchief” incorrectly. That’s because in third grade, I lost the entry round of the spelling bee to my friend Elisa because I got it wrong. Who knew that there was a “d”? And now I know where I keep the thermos in my house. I spent […]

This entry originally appeared at seths.blog/2021/06/lessons-learned, and may be a summary or abridged version.