Monthly Archives: September 2013

A New Book For All The World to Read and stuff…

Guys! My cute friend Christy has a new book! And I would like you to know all the things about it! And see its gorgeous cover. Also, Scary Fingernails ala Wolverine. So here you go…   Blurb: . . . because some Celtic stories won’t be contained in myth.A little magic has always run in […]

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So Far, So Very Good

I’ve been forty for like four and a half days or something. And it’s going just fine. I know you were worried. But have no fear — turns out I can handle it. And I can handle school and crazy fall sports schedules and even dinner (served over the course of 3 or 4 hours […]

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Today is my last day in my thirties.

I just thought we all might like to know. Here is how I will spend it: Wake up at 5:50, in time to get Kid 2 to the Cross Country bus at 6:00. Except (ha!) the bus isn’t going until 6:45. So, fold some laundry and answer email and order those violin books from random […]

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Wishings

I’m wishing some wishes lately. I’m wishing this: that my kids know how much I like their company (even though it seems SO OFTEN like I’m telling them to hurry up or to get to bed or to hustle out to the car). And this: That I could be better at phone conversations. They are […]

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The Most Recent FAQ

How’s teaching going? Are you okay? I am loving this teaching gig. I seriously believe that I teach the 200 most brilliant, delightful sophomores in the whole world. They are lovely people. They have fine, fine ideas. They are almost all kind to each other. They smile when they come to class. At least half […]

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Zoom

<<<<<<<<<ZOOM August happened. ZOOM>>>>>>>> (know what I mean?)

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