Celebrating Wonderings Warning: this post is full of questions. No definitive answers, yet. Maybe never. This is an ongoing process. The answers change. The questions may stay the same. Either way, I’m on a constant search for improvement. I’m currently wondering: How to teach all that I know is important for the students I have this… Continue reading Celebrating Wonderings
Today is my birthday.Another year.Another milestone.A promise of changes to come –transformational changes.I can feel it in my bones. My husband threw me a surprise lunch party. He invited some friends.Friends he knew would count.Would matter to me. The food was delicious.There was a lot of it.And, it was gone in a flash! Then,… Continue reading My Birthday – A Celebration
“I am grateful.” “Oh, no! Not another poem about being grateful?” “Yes, what’s wrong with that?” “Well, what’s wrong with that is that everyone writes a poem or a blog about being grateful when they have nothing else to write.” “So what?” “Well, you must have more important topics to blog about.” “Uh. Yeah, I… Continue reading Grateful?
Thanks Ruth Ayres for providing a space to make celebration a part of our weekly routines. I celebrate dreams.I don’t have a long term dream that recently came true to talk about here like in Ruth’s Dreaming Big post. (Congratulations, Ruth!). Instead, today I celebrate a multitude of dreams, past and present. My dreams have given me hope and kept me going… Continue reading Dreams
Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about the concept of time.How fast it goes.How there’s never enough of it.How little reverence we have for time.How we take time for granted.And, I’ve been thinking about this because my oldest daughter just got married this summer. It seems like just yesterday when she was still a little… Continue reading Time