Archive for April, 2005

Too Good Not to Post

Friday, April 29th, 2005

Jack, a blogger whom I’ve read on and off for the past year, wrote something I felt compelled (again) to post at this site. We keep ourselves stuck with how and why questions. How am I to live? How am I to get people to love me the way I want them to? How am […]

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Read To (Your) Children

Friday, April 29th, 2005

When my students had to take the mid-term tests for my program, I promised them a reward if they all focused and finished within one week. They did, and I made good on my vow. I gave them each a copy of a classic children’s book. Book ownership is a significant component of cultivating the […]

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Relief

Friday, April 29th, 2005

The doctor who did my annual exam called this morning. She told me that what I’ve got is just a simple cyst, which is what I had thought. It’s a big one, but no worries. Nothing need be done unless it’s uncomfortable for me, and then it can be removed (since draining didn’t work last […]

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