Categories for Lynn’s Writing

My Meeting With Peter Roskam

From the archives at Backwards and in High Heels….   Last week, we got our Daylight Savings-tired selves out of bed super early, braved the snow and cold weather and went to pay our friend Peter Roskam a surprise visit at the Glen Ellyn Civic Center, where he was having... View Article

Every Voice Counts

Museum of Science and Industry with my 5th grader searching for ways to inspire him… Turned the corner and found this exhibit on democracy – stumbled upon my own inspiration! What a great quote. When I read it, I can almost hear Obama’s voice in that sentence. Does anyone else... View Article

Dear Peter Roskam

Dear Representative Roskam: You haven’t met me, yet, but not for my lack of trying. I am one of your constituents from the 6th Congressional District and I just can’t seem to get a hold of you. I thought I’d try a more public forum to see if I could... View Article