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Me, Myself, Myself, Myself, and Myself

I talk about myself a lot. Read again: A LOT.

I want to leave a legacy behind that is reasonably grand. All or nothing!

If I do get famous, I want to advocate for educational reform, because my teacher school experience was nothing like school. 199 more words

C S Johnson

The Importance of Your Story

The last couple of years have seemed really busy to me. Almost like a bit of a whirlwind. I’ve moved a few times, I’ve had my kids, I’ve written some books (or tried to write some books), and I’ve changed jobs a few times. 1,329 more words

C S Johnson

Happy Summer!

It’s the last day of school where I work.


I love my students, but it’s time for a break. I’ll see them next year. 36 more words

C S Johnson

What are Your "Undateables?"

Since I work in a school and live more permanently in my own fantasy world, I have a unique sense of time. More often than not, I’ll have a student say something to me I once said to myself, and I’ve found out, about seven years later, it’s not true. 1,206 more words

C S Johnson


Before leaving for the summer, (again, Thank the good Lord for getting us through the year!) I had a couple of interesting talks with my teenagers. 744 more words

C S Johnson

A Tale of Two Cakes

Yesterday, I had my husband make me a cake. I asked him to, of course, and he did it, because even though my heritage has several great bakers in it, I did not inherit the baker skill along with the baker gene. 1,051 more words

C S Johnson