Category Archives: Teaching

A Lifetime of Birthdays: November 11, 2016

The eleventh day in the eleventh month in my half-century birthday celebration brought mostly joy, there was some heartbreak, but you cannot have light without dark. In order to recognize joy, you have to have known the other side. The … Continue reading

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A Lifetime of Birthdays: November 9-10, 2016

Well here we are. It’s after the U.S. election for our 45th president. I’m devastated and am mourning the loss of my country as I hoped it could be. I’m not naive enough to think it was as wonderful as some … Continue reading

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A Lifetime of Birthdays:  Nov. 8, 2016

I’m watching in horror the U.S. election results, and its not putting a nice cherry on my birthday sundae of a day. Good things that did happen: I made further progress on the publishing of WILDERNESS RIM. (#6) I planted … Continue reading

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A Lifetime of Birthdays: November 7, 2016

Today was fraught with little aggravations and some scary moments, but mostly, it still was about joy. First off, I’m grateful that none of my neighbors called the cops on me when I was chasing #Lookitssprite this morning when she … Continue reading

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A Lifetime of Birthdays: November 3 – 6, 2016

So much for blogging every day. But, I have a really good excuse. I got sick. Then, I had to do a job that only a mother can do. As I blogged about Wednesday night, I had taken my youngest … Continue reading

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