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Summer Somnolence

My inner sense tells me that it might be a good time to start thinking again.

You see the end of July is precisely the heart of the season when the mind of the academic, the mind of a teacher and the mind of the student (although more so the student!) is most apt to fall into a hazy intellectual summer somnolence. 652 more words


I'm still the best... apparently

I have been ridden with guilt the last few months. As a mom of 3 young kids full of zest and energy, I’m kind of falling behind. 580 more words

Dainty Dreams

Feeling the pull
to stand out away from the background
the everyday
routine fading my dreams blossoming
gaining flourishing unwavering still dainty and new
but oh so beautiful… 85 more words


It might be a reason, but it’s not an excuse

I belong to many, many, many, many, many (keep going with that for a while) groups that talk about ASD and other disabilities. In one group, a mom posted something that I couldn’t help but disagree with, yet a lot of the other parents in the group chimed in on her side. 539 more words



a fleeting moment

hair whipped behind you

hands tightly gripping the rails

you are suspended in




It’s a thrill ride

and fascination flows from you… 19 more words



For as long as I can remember I have wanted to go to Venice. Not really sure how, why or when this desire started but yesterday I got to fulfil that dream.As we pulled up in the ferry, I got all choked up it was just as I had seen in photos or on the tv. 408 more words


Harvard Business Review RePost: The data-driven case for vacation

We love reading blogs on productivity research, but one of our running jokes is how each article gives you a list of three more things you have to be doing to be successful.

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