Okay lately I’ve been struggling with words. For a while I thought maybe I didn’t have a thing to say, but I think maybe it was just this problem of execution. As it turns out, if there’s something we’re thinking, even if it’s hard to describe, it is highly likely that someone else has found … More Here’s the Thing!
My whole life I’ve wanted a mentor. For many they can be found in the respectable adults around them – parents, extended family, family friends, regular upstanding folk. I don’t know, it just seems that they’re there to be found. And yet, I never seemed to find one for me. Sometimes I think about how … More Mentors
It’s starting to look like this move back to Florida might actually happen. Life has repeatedly taught me the lesson about not counting your chickens before they’ve hatched, several times this year. But I signed and returned the job offer paperwork, and I’ve bought flights for a week long teacher’s conference in Michigan in June, … More Florida
Several people have voiced a desire for me not to leave this blog, and that means a lot to me. I am still struggling a little over the idea of what to do, but in the mean time, I have a link to share with you. I had mentioned my friend who wished for us … More Something Different
I came across this the other day and saved it because it hit me like a ton of bricks. In all the low points in my life, when I wasn’t sure I wanted to keep trying, (for anything,) when I thought I was ready to give up all hope, when the shitstorm of life … More to go farther
an ode, written October 2012 Oh love of my life You satisfy me every way You love me so tenderly On each and every day Without you I can’t go on Without you I know no peace I’ll take you any way you come But I much prefer when you’re obese I will lie with … More O, Love of My Life
Right? That’s what I’ve heard. and in the past 24 hours: my kid sister got her first big kid job, and is juuust shy of getting her first college acceptance letter. Today is Boston Red Sox opening day! (So it was supposed to be yesterday but now it’s today, which is somehow better…) I just … More All Good Things Come in Three’s
I have spent a lot of the past year and a half writing on this blog, and I have enjoyed almost every minute of it. Yet in the month of March I think I only managed to write 3 or 4 times. Even out of those posts, not all of it was material I’d written … More I have nothing to say. Goodbye?