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the ian brown effect

I once saw Ian Brown speak at a pediatric health conference in Halifax.  He walked through his son Walker’s MRI appointment at a children’s hospital.  I admired how he clearly explained the absurdities of the hospital process and staff, including the last minute appointment rescheduling and the excruciating waiting room experience. 855 more words


My favorite game EVER!

I am a very bossy person by nature, and unfortunately I didn’t realize it until right after I graduated from high school. By the grace of God, I’ve learned how to tame my nasty natural instincts…although it’s not always easy! 1,069 more words


Bluffton-Harrison Middle School Eighth Graders Learn Writing Tips

It’s a thrilling opportunity to spend time talking to students about writing. Recently, the 8th grade Language Arts teacher at Bluffton Middle School where I work, Cathy Micklitsch, invited me to speak to her students about the subject of writing and my writing career. 498 more words


Hear ye, Hear ye - No, Really, Hear Me!

Inspired by Pam’s recent post, ‘In Love’, where she also included an audio version of one of her poems, I thought I would like to maybe do that. 177 more words


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Day 70-tasteless

My tongue is dry
And my heart is pumping
Quickly in it’s cage
And I’m not sure how to say
The ideas I must express… 43 more words


I'm just sayin' !!!

It’s kinda funny that a person at a restaurant didn’t speak to me, yet the garbage can thanked me for depositing my trash. It even prompted me to make sure that everything was pushed into the can all the way. 10 more words

What's On Your Mind? PeanutButterDiaryMan Has Something To Say About It!

Published! But in Spanish...

Anyway, people coming to class will understand this article well, esp. Y5B!!! :D

Mejorar la comunicación humana a través del aprendizaje de idiomas (parte 1 de 2) – Improving human communication through language learning… 8 more words