Category Archives: Random

Want to change the world?

This just came to me… It’s an easy thing really. Want to make a difference? Help a kid out? Build self esteem? Teach empathy? Here it is: Eliminate every situation EVER where we pick partners, groups, or teams. It is … Continue reading

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I’m Concerned

How often does a problem go unnoticed until it invades our personal world…our comfort zone? A lot I suppose. My world has been full of young people and urban education and democracy and social justice for many many years. This … Continue reading

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Oh bother!

I broke my once a month pattern. There was no post for October. This is not ok. I love October…don’t you? Time to post in a habitual, chronic sort of way I think. For today, I am wondering about this … Continue reading

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Where the hell are you from anyway???

The way I speak has been a topic of conversation more than a few times. In middle school there was good natured teasing about my oh so proper speech. I overcompensated into a lazy speech pattern that had to drive … Continue reading

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Tidy

My bathroom has been feng shuid. The clutter is gone. Surfaces are clear. Everything has a little spot under the sink in the cabinet. It makes me feel like I am in a hotel. And under that sink is like … Continue reading

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Sometimes assumptions don’t make you an ass

I really like listening. A favorite from long ago was basking by the pool at my aunt’s in Florida listening to the retired ladies from New Jersey visit.  LOVE this! At home, the kids keep me pretty intrigued. Sometimes their … Continue reading

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Feng shui, oy vey!

Hello lovely. It has been awhile! There is much flying fast and furious around here, and yet…it feels a bit like I am moving in slow motion.  Odd, huh? I think this is a good sign. I am quite comfortable … Continue reading

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