My Experience Over At The Community College

I can't believe I've never told this story before. I recently shared an old story on Facebook. And it brought a bunch of memories flooding back. It was almost as if I had wished this part of my life away. But no matter where I go or what I do, there it is. I'm reminded often of this dark time in my existence. I was a little lost. In life. Just trying to figure out what the hell I was going to do. With said life. My cousin Barry and…

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For The Love of God I Need This School Year to End

The best part about being a teacher is getting your summers off. Hands down. And if any teacher tells you any different s/he is a big fat liar. I teach because I love seeing children learn. No. I teach because I feel I'm really making a difference in these kids lives. Nay. I teach because it's so rewarding. Never. I teach because of the amount of respect I get in and out of the classroom. No nay never no more. We all teach to get our freaking summers off. Period.…

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I Need My Own Bathroom. The Struggle Is Real.

When we first bought our house, I remember thinking it was so big. We had closets that were barren. We had entire bedrooms that were uninhibited. I didn't know what to do with all of that unoccupied territory. Now I look around that exact same space and feel claustrophobic. Sometimes I can't even breathe. There's no room. There's crap everywhere (sometimes literally). There are people everywhere. Many of whom I don't even know. I lie in bed at night dreaming of a bigger house. Having space for everything. And everyone.…

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