Category Archives: life

My Voice!

Dear Readers, Isn’t it funny how certain events in our life seem to correlate with one another. I’m talking about my voice, literally and figuratively. For the longest time I’ve felt as if my voice hasn’t been heard; in my … Continue reading

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Troubled, Not Dangerous???

Dear Readers, I’ve been meaning to write everyday, but have been so beat when I get home. All I want to do is sleep because my students are so exhausting. I am excited to be writing again even though it’s … Continue reading

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The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly!

Dear Readers, I’ve been reading my last couple of posts and it feels as if I haven’t been completely honest with you. I’ve only written about the good part of working with children in an NPS (Seeing results). Well, if … Continue reading

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He Walked Away… (Not Today!)

Dear Readers, I have a lot to learn about boys and their precious egos. What I thought was a good thing actually turned out to be a bad thing. It started Friday afternoon. One of my students (I’ll call him … Continue reading

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I Can Talk About Her, But You Can’t!

Dear Readers, I have a funny story to tell. Like to hear it, here it goes. I’m not sure if I posted this before, but I am now teaching Middle School in a Non Public School (NPS). Am I crazy? … Continue reading

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Vacation, Finally…

Dear Readers, I have a lot to say. It’s been a long week. Some of it has been good; some of them has been bad. Either way it goes, I’m happy the week is over and I’m off for 2 … Continue reading

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The Best Complaint Ever, Part 2

Dear Readers, Do you remember last week when I wrote about one of my students who was upset and complained to the Director of the school because I was trying to teach them & reading to them? Well, today, as … Continue reading

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A Center in a Bag!

Dear Readers, I have a story I just have to tell. It’s about my older sister (even though she tells everyone I’m older), who I’ll call Brown Girl. She is so giving. She is always giving me & the rest … Continue reading

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???? Me!!!

Dear Readers, I don’t even know what to title this post because I don’t know what to think, how to feel, nothing! Lately it seems that nothing I do comes out right. I have been trying to be selfless & … Continue reading

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Happy September!!!

Oh, yeah!!! School has started. That means 3 out of 4 of my children are in school. My oldest son is wandering. I’m going to go talk to him about his plans. I understand trying to find yourself, but you … Continue reading

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