I had a whole post that just went "whoosh!" and disappeared! Starting over! As some of you who've read this blog for a while know, I have a stuffed cow who was supposed to be a present for my students during a senior year school trip. However, they were so awful that we came home... Continue Reading →

The Lows

I almost stayed in bed today. Not from physical illness, but from a mental state that left me unprepared to deal with life. But I went to work. I had no reason not to. I wonder when it might be possible to accept taking a sick day because your brain is underwater with...whatever. I haven't... Continue Reading →

Life of a Naturalist

I met with a friend this weekend to go bird watching. It was a gray weekend and my partner's ankle is sprained so we can't climb. There wasn't much else to do. The three of us wandered along in a nature preserve and looked mostly at water fowl, since just about everything else has gone... Continue Reading →

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