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The wait is killing me. I was supposed to hear back from the school today but I guess they’ll just call me up tomorrow. I really want to get it but I just don’t know if I’m what they’re looking for. 95 more words

Teaching Adventures

feeling hopeful

I’m feeling good today. Even though I went to bed fairly late, I woke up early, around 7:30/8 and tried to just start the day. The internet didn’t drop during my nightly phone call with my girlfriend and we ended up staying on the phone the whole time and kept our phone call on the line. 921 more words


progress has been made

Things are slowly looking up for me. I had a job interview earlier this afternoon at a high school about fifty minutes away from my house. 283 more words


"Mom...have you ever had two bad days in a row?"

I just got off of the phone with my 11 yr old. He’s having a rough week at school, just can’t seem to turn it around. 1,906 more words

left to my own devices

I haven’t been blogging as much as I want to. It really is a labor of love to want to post and to come up with something to write. 204 more words


Day 0483

One thing I find endlessly attractive in a fellow human being is trying. As in, watching them and supporting them to keep trying to be themselves, to figure out who that is, to navigate rough times. 252 more words

itching to start

I’m still at a loss in terms of the teaching position, but there are still so many things I want to do and kind of get through. 201 more words