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Do the Right Thing

One of the best pieces of advice I’ve ever received is this: when you don’t know what to do just do the next right thing. … 335 more words


Are We One?

The 2016 election season has been one of the most unpredictable rollercoasters in the history of our nation’s politics.  However, on November 8, 2016, the craziness comes to an abrupt halt as voters head to the polls and finalize their decisions about who will lead our country.   801 more words

The Inspiration

  • What if we could use the high density of mobile repair shops to help build, maintain and fix new digital tools?
  • What if we created a platform for sharing digital resources in classrooms that could make teachers better facilitators and help children gain from the vast resource of visualized concepts?
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A touch of hope

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the struggle to keep going. The novel I am working on was feeling unwieldy and misshapen, and I couldn’t get a grip on it. 220 more words

The Road to NaNoWriMo 2016 – Part 3: Whaddaya Got?

Slowly the story develops into more than its bare basic premise. Unfortunately the keyword here is “slowly.” Shards and threads, scattered all across the story exist both in my mind and (albeit to a lesser extent) on paper, surrounding a number of focus points within the story I want to move towards. 250 more words


The Truth About Progress (And How Sometimes It Takes Failing To Make It)

I have a German shepherd named Penny. She is two years old, high maintenance, incredibly loving, and slightly neurotic.

Her favorite thing in the world is to play in the creek. 529 more words


One brief pause and then I’m back

Attention sometimes seems to lack

Attacked by small distractions

All the mundane things that pass hold some strange attraction… 44 more words