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Love Your Teacher in 2013

Love Your Teacher in 2013

Welcome back, folks. Reality is setting in. I am in my cubby (my cubicle is so small I refuse to call it a cubicle and instead refer to it as a cubby) and organizing my mind. My mind is everywhere. Scattered, smattered, and covered like some good greasy hash browns from Waffle House. This is … Continue reading

Writing Love

Writing Love

I am totally in love with my daughter, Alexandra, right now. Not that I ever don’t love her, but we are having quite a love affair at the moment. And this all started when she started writing. Writing me love notes. Writing! Nico is my affectionate one. When I say goodnight to them and tell … Continue reading

The Dream of a Common Language

The Dream of a Common Language

I have always been a reluctant poetry teacher. April comes around and it’s National Poetry Month and I would slouch towards teaching enough poetry to keep my administrator off my back. I reluctantly put a poem in my pocket and I go through the motions like a good teacher should, but poetry is not my … Continue reading