Fall semester, I mean. Because it is still unbearably hot in west-central Florida.The last night of class for this short summer semester came up quickly. I had these students for only a short six weeks, and I believe it's far too short for a writing course.I have two weeks of down time before fall . . .
Thanks to FH, I can sit on my butt all day and contemplate my navel. I can read all day if I want. I can write, blog or sleep. I can watch DVDs. I can cook.Gee, sounds idyllic, no?So then I have to wonder why today, when the chairman of my university department called and offered me yet another . . .
It was one of those magical nights in class last night, when I abandoned the textbook and my notes, and just TAUGHT. I could see every single student engaged in the topic at hand: writing for the internet and blogging. We laughed, we discussed, we looked at blogs and websites, and the four hours . . .
The power of imagination makes us infinite.Infinite: subject to no limitImagination means being open to possibilities, no matter how impossible they may seem. Thinking outside normal constraints. Considering COULD, rather than CAN'T.If something COULD happen, it CAN happen.God puts opportunities in . . .
I love pinup girls. They're also my inspiration when I want to hit the carbs. . . .
The source of this advice is what makes it so inspirational. . . .
Even though I gave a month's notice, it's clear I won't be working much this month. Things are winding down, partly because I purposely didn't replace business the recession took away.And yet, in some segments, business seems to be stronger than I'd expect.I count among my friends two women who have . . .