Here’s the Thing!

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!

Mentors

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

Florida

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

to go farther

   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