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Poem #3: Nostalgia

It is nearly December and I know the
truth of this now. God exists solely within
my memories of a better era, when
we hunted for clams along a nameless… 96 more words


School Successes

My last post about homeschool was about the struggle we have with math. Today, I wanted to share a success we are having!!

CURSIVE HANDWRITING!! 169 more words


To Write in Cursive or [Maybe] Not

Controversy! Love it? Hate it? Whew, I didn’t realize how much controversy surrounds the teaching of cursive handwriting. After conducting a little Google research and reading a number of articles, I can see why educators choose to teach it and, yes, why some choose not to teach it. 398 more words

Collage: It's All In Your Head

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It’s All In Your Head

from a series of small collages: Plastic Head Pins

© Benjamin D. Laughlin… 16 more words

Abstract Art

Does writing by hand matter ?

This title is part of a recent commission I undertook for a jazz composer who will be performing in London during the Jazz Festival. The composer wanted something designed and executed by hand to reflect the style and message of his music. 272 more words