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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

Back to School & Other Routines

It’s that time of the year when it’s time to go back to school.


I said it for you. But I have some good news for you. 523 more words

C S Johnson

Familiarity Breeds Contempt: A Guide to Self-Hatred

It’s a popular saying, one of those cultural cliches that get buried under all the other excessive information thrown out into the sea of social media and multiple news reports: Familiarity breeds contempt. 645 more words

C S Johnson

Storyhelix Review 032: Project: Hero! Atlantis Under Attack

My regular readers might know it very well, but I have a soft spot for indie author superheros (Marvel and DC are old school now, am I right?) 267 more words

C S Johnson