Monthly Archives: September 2009

Video Post – Vader

I’ve been called a dork, it’s because I’m passionate about my interests… and with that disclaimer, watch this video, it makes me die laughing.

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Saturday… in the Park – Picnic

Another one of those days where I’m too exhausted to get out of bed in the first place.  But life is as much about what you don’t do, as it is about what you do do. (hehe, do do) Fresh … Continue reading

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An Ode to the Children

When I say “The” Children, I mean the ones who come home off the bus and run to me like I’m the life raft and the water’s been rising for hours, and the other ones that are mine. I wish … Continue reading

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Music… Has the Power to Move You

Once upon a time, another place, and another time.  The feeling of overwhelming loss and loneliness was crushing me as I vaulted into the world to live in my own apartment far from the familiar and welcoming.  I was alone.  … Continue reading

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Things I Learn

With every passing day I become more experienced.  Today I learned that I’m old, much older than I thought I was.  The Spanish classroom is stuffy with a predominantly “dreary” feeling to it, the carpet is a dull grown the … Continue reading

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If I Didn’t Know You – A Mangled Poem

If I didn’t know you, the first thing I would notice is your eyes.   Your eyes glow with an inner light that is piercingly intelligent,   Through the brilliant gateway of your eyes I am lost in the thickest … Continue reading

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Babies Don’t Keep

The anxious day had turned into an anxious evening. Hope and expectations mingled with fate as I plotted for ways to adjust destiny. Wouldn’t her arrival now be better than later? I wrote a letter to the fates, we prepared … Continue reading

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The Key to Knowledge

Friday is a special day, it’s the day we get ready for Saturday, but it’s also the day I spend ALL DAY in Chemistry, first the classroom, then the lab. I feel I must have made someone very angry to … Continue reading

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Chaos at Home – Princess Style

Everything was quiet and calm, a sense of peace had started to descend upon the household as the children fell into the nightly routine. I sat down, my body exhausted from my adventures at school, so very exhausted that standing … Continue reading

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Cute as a Button, but Not Self Cleaning

I came home to find this glowing scene painted all over the kitchen. Uh Oh… Spaghettios!

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