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The beams of light are honed through meditative luxury

Focusing on the prize yields the most delightful explosion

The low hum of a marriage delayed by subtle venomous tongues… 147 more words

That Telling Voice

Tired today. I was up too late last night.

I had a perfectly reasonable-for-me bedtime chosen, and the cats and dog and family even cooperated. But as my head hit the pillow, I heard that voice. 478 more words


I'm Glad We Stuck With Dictation

We haven’t had many triumphant writing moments here lately. You know the sort of moments I’m talking about, where your kids write something so beautiful and lovely that your heart goes pitter patter. 556 more words


Practice 001

F.B.I. Director James / Comey recommends no charges for HilaryHillary Clinton foron email

The F.B.I. Director, James B. Comey, / on Tuesday recommends no… 203 more words


Daily routine dictation

Most EFL textbooks have some kind of unit about daily routines and everyday activities. A good way I’ve found to liven them up is to use it as a springboard for adding an extra challenge to students’ learning. 395 more words


passing out

Alternate title: acing those placement exams.

Congratulations! You made it past auditions, and now you get to be a fancy masters or doctoral student and live out all your fantasies of striding down the halls of the music building while wee undergrads swivel their heads in awe! 364 more words

Music History

Transition Into Writing With Dictation - The Dreaded Learning Curve

There’s a lot of conflicting opinions surrounding dictation – some absolutely love it and others couldn’t hate it more if they tried.

You probably gathered that I fall in the former category, otherwise I wouldn’t be writing this post. 1,887 more words