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Those City Dolls.

If our young men miscarry in their first enterprises, they lose all heart. If the young merchant fails, men say he is ruined. If the finest genius studies at one of our colleges, and is not installed in an office within one year afterwards in… Boston or New York, it seems to his friends and to himself that he is right in being disheartened, and in complaining the rest of his life.

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PALS Roundtable: Big Oops, Little Oops! Learning from Missteps when Teaching Literature

Reading about teaching on the web is like seeing everyone’s social media posts full of their beautiful vacation picks without seeing what their day to day lives are actually like. 3,050 more words

Course Planning

​To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.

-Ralph Waldo Emerson


Quote of the week

“Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not.”
― Ralph Waldo EmersonEmerson’s Essays


Print of the Week: 2017 Calendar

Last week, I shared my 2017 tea towel calendar design. You’ll be able to purchase these tea towels soon on Roostery.com. But in the meantime, I also have prints available for… 128 more words

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October 23

ONE friend in that path shall be,
To secure my step from wrong;
One to count night day for me,
Patient through the watches long, 138 more words

Ralph Waldo Emerson

October 22

FOR love, and beauty, and delight;
There is no death, nor change; their might
Exceeds our organs, which endure
No light, being themselves obscure.
Percy B. 142 more words

Ralph Waldo Emerson