Big thanks go to Steve and Heidi from DEMO:http://www.demomn.org/ for getting up early on Tuesday and celebrating local music and Patti Smith. DEMO in conjunction with the Hennepin Theatre Trust:http://www.hennepintheatredistrict.org/ present Patti Smith at the State Theatre Monday, August 6th. Also very big thanks to Andy who put together a great show while I was out of town, including a tribute to beloved poet, teacher and artist Sekou Sundiata. Hug your loved ones.
Most parents today invest more time, energy, and resources in their children than ever before, in part because young people get less from other adults and institutions than in the past. In his exceptionally perceptive new book, Joshua Coleman explains how this social dilemma multiplies the risk of disappointment, resentment, and guilt, offering practical advice to help parents cope with these intergenerational tensions.