Posted in June 2013

A Tour of my Last Classroom

For any of you who ever taught with me, you know that my classroom was lovely. It was print rich. Student work was displayed. A gallery-esque collection of relics from my travels around the world hung on my walls. I spent days setting it up each fall, precariously balancing on the tips of unsteady desks … Continue reading

Writing Anxiety

Writing Anxiety

After I attended two conferences back-to-back in late April/early May, my semester swirled around me like a fierce tornado until about a week ago when I was deposited back down on the ground, classes done, curricula written and re-written, loose ends tied up, and an overwhelming sense of relief and exhaustion from having survived my … Continue reading

My Work is Done.

My Work is Done.

Oh, my poor neglected blog. I have missed writing. I have a running list of everything I need/want to write about, and this list gets tackled NOW. It’s hard to walk around with these ideas circulating in my head; they begin to insert themselves, compose themselves, and become themselves at very inopportune moments, like when … Continue reading