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Hit by a Bus Rules: The Post-It Note Apocalypse

Alandra Hileman is about to reveal personal secrets that will probably make her unemployable.

The title of this column comes from a sort of unofficial but universally understood rule of stage managers, the concept being this: in the event that, on the way to the theatre, you are hit by a bus and can no longer run the show, your master book and all your paperwork should be in such good order that anyone else with a basic understanding of the backstage side of things could come in, pick up your book, and run the show. 569 more words

Theatre

Do You Have a Pile?

I just committed to my goal buddy that I would deal with my pile. It’s been sitting on my desk for over a week, and it’s gotten larger. 590 more words

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Artsy Girls at 14

Liz Ball of TFI Envision hosted 20+ Artsy Girls at her magnificent home in Stamford last night. Our quarterly events are occasions for women who are nationally recognized for their creative talents to gather, be inspired and share successes. 434 more words

Meet Remarkable Women

Get it together: 12 Ways to Develop Your Child's Organizational Skills | Parents | Scholastic.com

What happened:

This morning at about 3:45am, while up at the crack of dawn with the girls because Zuzu (our four year old) woke everyone up with her obnoxious screams about a tiny scratch on her leg, I found the girls room to be in “minor” disarray (It’s been SO much worse). 772 more words

Family

A Clarion Call

After finishing up my Mother’s Day essay, I settled myself on a heating pad and read this:¬†http://www.aww.com.au/latest-news/lets-talk/lesson-to-my-daughter-20482

Annabel Crabb, an Australian writer, gives her daughter the gift of an important life lesson. 610 more words

Books, Journaling, Wedding, Country

Planting the Seeds

As a teacher, I have learned to expect the unexpected. Leaning in over my desk, he almost whispered his question to me. Had I gone to college? 449 more words

Teaching

A Friendly Reminder - Back Up Your Work!

It’s April Fool’s day, and for many that means playing pranks and fooling around. My April Fool’s came early, and I wish it was a prank. 484 more words

Personally Speaking