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A short post: Words matter. I am not just saying this because I am a word-nerd with a love for language. It's just that I was reading and thinking about the words I've been given by various people. And it really hit me how the words we share with people can make a difference...even if [...]
Apparently on this day for the last several years I've been incredibly mindful and reflective. I shared this on my Facebook 3 years ago: I still believe in that world, the one held together by love. Even as I see the world around me becoming a darker place, I keep believing in the power of [...]
If you've read my very first blog post then you know I'm a teacher. You also might know that I'm someone with a deep well of emotion. I am quite gifted at numbing those emotions, usually. But when it comes to things like mass shootings in schools, I come undone. I feel pain that is [...]