Tag Archives: School

Once upon a time there was a girl…

She was not like other girls her age. Her view of the world was different. Her response to the world was different. Her peers didn’t understand her. She loved to act silly and wasn’t embarrassed by much. She had her own style … Continue reading

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Ain’t Nobody Got Time For That!

WordPress Daily Prompt: Bone of Contention Pick a contentious issue about which you care deeply. Write a post defending the opposite position, and then reflect on what it was like to do that. Issue: Volunteering at the school, with the … Continue reading

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Hokey Pokey

Today’s Daily Prompt asked about a time you did a complete 180 on something…turned yourself around. Made me think of the hokey pokey… Everyone’s done the hokey pokey, right? Altogether now! Put your right foot in, Put your right foot … Continue reading

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Ability to climb a tree…or sit still…or be ‘perfect’…

I love this quote from Albert Einstein. It serves as a reminder in a world where expectations aren’t always set so that everyone has a chance of meeting them. I have to remind myself of this when dealing with my … Continue reading

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Don’t Make Eye Contact!

You know what I’m talking about. You go to the school for the carnival or career night or a holiday party. You see the table. The one situated right up front where you have to pass by it to get … Continue reading

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