The New Kid

Do you remember being new? Remember that first time you had to just sit down or step up and engage with a whole new group of people?  That first moment, when you are grasping your lunch tray, your backpack full over your arm, and you have to ask those cool […]

The Letter

On my 40th birthday in the sweltering heat, I cleaned out a classroom that I had help design, taught in, and cherished for over 8 years.  The janitor brought by the giant cart for me so I could toss out all those handouts I thought I needed to save, work […]