December gives me the jitters. I always get excited for the holiday season. I love watching all the Hallmark Christmas movies, reading holiday romances, eating the gingerbread cookies. It truly is a magical time of giving – that goes for … Continue reading Peace Among the Holiday Chaos
One morning a while back my husband started doing the dishes at 6 AM – bless him. But the water running, dishes clanging, and his steady coughing/sniffling from week-long allergies – it was all giving me a headache. I was … Continue reading Have the Conversation
“….I miss just writing. I miss creating something new, thinking up new and quirky scenarios to put my characters in. New ways to present information. I miss the feeling of fresh words flowing.
Filling up blank pages with words is so exciting for me, and it gives me a sense of purpose. So when I’m not writing, I get into this slump….” Continue reading When I’m Not Writing
My last post on reflection got me thinking about my progress. But also got me thinking about telling others of our progress and how that might come across as bragging. Which (because I tend to spiral – as we know) got … Continue reading Why Not Brag on Ourselves?
With the New Year around the corner, I’m really reflective lately. When I was in grad school, my TA supervisor required us to write a one-page reflection after each class we taught our first year. At the end of each … Continue reading Reflecting Your Way to a Better You