• Humor,  Sunday Funnies

    Sunday Funnies… {Finding Your Tribe}

    Don’t you love it when a friend sees a quote or a picture and thinks of you (preferably in a good way!).  Recently, my friend and fellow writer, Natine, tagged me in a photo that made me laugh out loud (and nod in agreement). The comments of the others tagged too, were just as funny. Seems those of us tagged all understand that our tribe is just a little …. hmmmm… shall we say unorthodox…..  According to dictionary.com, synonyms for unorthodox include: eccentric unconventional unusual crazy nonconformist off-the-beaten-path weird Yep! I’d say those are all a good fit at one time or another.   🙂 Different drummer, different music, different, different. But oh-so-special! As fellow bloggers,…

  • Writing

    Writers Write….

    I keep reading this. I keep not doing this. At least, not online. I do write. A lot. In my head. Since returning to the classroom fulltime in Sept 2011, my days are filled with teenagers, lesson plans, grades, more teenagers, questions, answers, epiphanies, and frazzled moments. Oh, and more teenagers. For an age group that thinks anyone over 20 is old and stupid, they sure are needy!  🙂  The hugs are the best. I laugh out loud every day at the crazy things my high school students say and do. I tell them, “Now THAT is going in my book!”  And it is. In the past three years, my writer’s notebook…