I had to teach the meaning of the above phrase to my students who recently moved here from much warmer climes. Bleak and wintry. You know, like today.
I must admit I have not done much good work on the whole recovery road lately.
I have done some good work:
Still pretty much not feeling like all things that I have done wrong are going to leave an indelible stain on my permanent record (whoever is keeping track).
Here is what I need to remember when I start making ridiculous leaps of imagination in which I am the root of all problems: I just don't have that much control over the world. How arrogant, really.
At the college where I teach the semester is winding to a close. This has been my first semester there and I am looking forward to next semester. Reflecting on what I did well this go around and what I would like to build on for the next semester.
Grateful Crap: favorite quote from the day, "I bring the world inside the car with my eyes."
Quaker, teacher, parent,