Sticks & Stones and Monotones

I left campus last Thursday afternoon feeling fulfilled. Good at my job. Happy. Productive. If I’ve learned nothing else in this life, I should have learned by now to embrace those moments of calm contentment because they never last long enough. I have been blessed over the last two years with mostly nice students. They are courteous in class, friendly when […]

Books on My Nightstand 

This past weekend I was cleaning up our bedroom when I noticed there were so many books piled on my nightstand that it left precious little room for anything else. This threw me for a loop because I could have sworn I just gathered up half of the books that had been hanging out there for months and hauled them upstairs […]