Month: October 2016

Writing Material….

Every Friday my afternoon involves reading and teaching library skills to Kindergarten, first, and second grade students. Today the same child cried when another girl got The Lion King book before her, and subsequently declared this the best day ever when she was able to check out Kittens […]

First Snow

I prayed for a snow day. Like a kid promising a parent they’d eat their broccoli, I made bargains. And, the good Lord said something to the effect of, “You’re going to face this challenge.” With a face grim with determination, and knuckles white from gripping the steering […]

Three Months Later

  Three months ago I wrote a blog about small town life. And then it seemed I fell into a chasm. Actually, I did. Kind of.  But not really. I had facebook, twitter, Instagram, and Tumblr talking to each other. And, for the life of me, I could […]