200, Far And Away

I work in a high school, and for the life of me, I cannot visualize, or really, even imagine, what it would be if armed men invaded our school and ran off with 200 – or more – of our female students. I literally cannot call to mind what that would even look like. I … Continue reading

Wow, Do I Even Blog Anymore?

So, it’s yet again been a while– yikes! I guess I have had things to say but have been saying them in different forums and formats: teaching, theater, I don’t know. But I still like this blog space as a catchall for things that catch my interest and that I’d like to share. So here … Continue reading

Still Here

Sorry I haven’t been around for a while. Life got in the way, I suppose. Or I didn’t have much to talk about. Well, that’s not true. You know me, I always have something to talk about. But here I am and I was thinking of what’s coming up — the holidays, the new year, … Continue reading

Follow up…

So, it’s been quite a while since the last blogging. Also, since the last flogging. What?  I wanted to follow up on pieces before about military suicide rates and the struggles of veterans.  I just found this article which I think is worth a read for people interested in this issue. The article discusses this … Continue reading

Reading List, Memorial Day 2013

On Memorial Day,  a lot of things get read.  Here’s some things I think are worth looking at today: The story of Keith Benson who died in Afghanistan. The side street next to my brother’s house is now named for him. Names (and faces) of all the men and women who have died in Afghanistan … Continue reading