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June 17, 2012


I thought that I would be able to keep up with the blogging while teaching was in session. Nope. Fail. Fortunately, this summer began much in the same fashion that last summer began. Not too bad, eh? This means that maybe I will have some time to actually write on this blog. Writing here is […]

Chalk4Peace 2012

January 15, 2012


Today, we participated in the Chalk4Peace event at our school. The event brought together about 30 people from the community (much smaller than desired). But, we had fun, nonetheless. The Girl , The Wife, and I had lots of fun drawing and coloring for a few hours. She even took the initiative to color on […]

Poetic Exercise

January 12, 2012


We had a visiting poet at our school this week. He was fantastic. He brought some writing exercises to classes and workshops. This is what I produced from the writing exercises. Exercise #1 Self-Portrait as Clearance Rack of Near-Expired Scratch & Dents Altair Skypole Thistle Flaking skin of garlic bulb Clearance rack of near-expired scratch […]

Simplicity is Key

January 9, 2012


“One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.” Jack Kerouac – The Dharma Bums

What Are You?

January 8, 2012


Carry On

January 2, 2012


Writing slows down over time because life happens. Sometimes you begin to think you’ll never get back to it. But, I guess that I’ll take this one step at a time. One key at a time.

Twenty Eleven

January 1, 2012


Top Personal Moments of 2011 1. Marrying Kokkiree on a beach in Florida with a small group of close friends and family 2. Getting the hell out of Florida 3. Finding dream job at a dream school in a dream location 4. Doing an awesome cross-country trip with family while taking sightseeing stops in the […]