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The Owl in the Living Room, and Other Scenes From a Year of Pandemic Homeschooling

Homeschooling during the pandemic was no walk in the park, but at least we managed to keep ourselves entertained

Great horned owl specimen in a museum
Photo by Jeff Meigs on Unsplash

In retrospect, renting a taxidermied great horned owl for my kids was an obvious attempt to compensate for something.




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Brianna Conrey

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Family, relationships, and life after divorce with a twist of humor. Exploring happiness, creativity, and how to be a good person in a complicated world.

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