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Sometimes I teach what I need to learn

When my son gets upset he yells “EVERY TIME!” Because “every time” he wants to do something brothers in the way, and “every time” he has to be the one to clean, “and every time” something goes wrong. 214 more words

Borderline Personality Disorder

Letters To The Sky

Dear Mia,

Sometimes, I do not feel worthy to have such a wonderful baby girl like you. I want you to have the best life I can give you; I want you to be happy, and I feel as if I am failing you already. 30 more words


Why I quit NanoWrimo


As you can see from the title I failed NanoWrimo. But, on purpose.

Around November 10th I just quit. I really tried to keep up with a daily word goal but I just couldn’t keep up. 148 more words


Year 1, Semester 1

These are just 10 things that I’ve learnt in Year 1, Semester 1 in university:

  1. There is always time to do things, it is just up to you to plan your time properly.
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First-Step Paralysis

I had a two-hour conversation today with a friend. We identified big problems, discussed big projects, dreamed big ideas. Of course the tag lines of where to start eating the elephant and taking the first steps were spoken. 203 more words

Learning & Growth

Dear parents, today I failed...

Would you ever say something like this to your students’ parents? Well, I recently did. Since I moved to Chattanooga TN, I have decided not to go back to full time teaching right away. 425 more words


Overcoming Fear of Failure

“The reality is that if your dream is to accomplish something awesome, it’s not going to be easy. If it were easy, everyone would be doing it.

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