Perhaps Love

Yes, as Denver so well stated: Perhaps love is like the ocean Full of conflict, full of pain Like a fire when it’s cold outside Or thunder when it rains If I should live forever And all my dreams come true My memories of love will be of you Soothing, true words.  Love is what … More Perhaps Love

Squeaky Wheels

The squeaky wheel gets the grease. When I started this blog, my purpose was to simply enumerate the successes, failures and events of a creative existence. I had planned to keep it light, funny and maybe just a bit irreverent. By nature, I am not a “pot stirrer”. But, as a teacher friend gently urged … More Squeaky Wheels


It’s over.  It’s time to suck it up and get back to school.  In case you missed this post,  I’m an art teacher at 2 elementary schools in the county:  a total of nearly 700 little artists.  I am here to reflect about fall of the year… As a time of beginnings and new horizons for … More Falling

Summer Ends

I love Summer.  But I also hate that bitch.  She’s here, she’s fun, flirty, drinks a bit too much, and dammit!  She’s gone before you know it, without so much as a “Thank you, Ma’am!” That little bitch rolls out of here tomorrow morning, around 8:00 a.m. And you know where I will be then?  Among … More Summer Ends