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Nature and Music: Nurturing the Writerly Soul

I meant to write this up and post it last Monday – you know, back when I felt hope and optimism – but since this little writing story started with music and ended with music, and because more music came … Continue reading

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Saturday Summation – 20 August 2016

Bits and pieces of things that caught my eye not only for my own interest, but enough to want to share with you, too… Reading Stuff: Fanfiction, Wattpad, and now Hooked. This is a pretty cool new bite-sized story source … Continue reading

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Saturday Summation – 30 April 2016

Bits and pieces of things that caught my eye not only for my own interest, but enough to want to share with you, too… Reading Stuff: I’m betting if you are an avid reader, you already know it to be … Continue reading

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Full Stop

For one of my jobs, I work in an elementary school and one of my roles there is to work with small groups of students in “Tech Squads”. We have a 1:1 iPad scenario with our 3rd and 4th graders … Continue reading

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Roller Rink Character: Origin Story

  So my family and I are at the skating rink – the roller kind, not ice – and I’m sitting out a song or two or three because apparently, I’m not as young as I used to be (or … Continue reading

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When Writing Gets Hard

  I would never have thought that I’d get to a point where I’d say “man, writing is hard.” It’s not that I don’t think it can be hard. It’s not that I ever doubt anyone else when they say … Continue reading

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Music and the Moment

Click over and listen to this little sound clip for a moment. Did you hear that sound? I call it the chickadee teeter-totter call. Forever I had only associated the “chickadee-dee-dee-dee” call as their song and did not know that … Continue reading

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