Stand your ground today. Do what’s right for you, even if that means fiercely holding on to a stuffed otter.
Category Archives: Just Because
To quote the friend who first found this, “Haaa. This is dumb, and I don’t care, because MONDAY.”
Oh it’s bad outside–90 degrees with 61% humidity. Before I get out in it, I needed to find something to carry me through the mugginess. Beautiful things grow in the mugginess. So, let’s all take a moment to look and … Continue reading
When I think of all of the concepts I teach (or try to), there is one that is the clear ‘winner’ because of its difficulty in achieving student acceptance and understanding: Privilege. Sure, students aren’t always quick to pick up … Continue reading
Sometimes negatives reveal mistakes. And then there are those glorious moments when negatives reveal something beautifully unexpected. Here’s to the latter.
There used to be a secret sender of motivational messages on the Columbia College campus. Every so often you would see positive messages peppered across the campus bulletin boards. I haven’t seen any in a long time, so maybe I … Continue reading
So. Yeah. Today. This week. This century. This life. Wow. This is probably going to be a long post, so you may want to go ahead and skip over this. Some of you will read it and I thank you … Continue reading
Today’s the first day, post-Day Campus grades and I’ve solidified my goals for the summer. On the reading, writing, enjoying front, I want to watch 100 movies and read 15 books. I’d also like to submit 5 items for publication. … Continue reading
My iTunes player happened upon this song and I instantly was transported to seeing Selma in the theaters and seeing this award-winning song’s heartbreakingly powerful performance at the Academy Awards. Glory, indeed.
185 days until the new season begins!