Archive for May, 2008

The Mourning After

I was assured by my students that discussing the earthquake—engaging its effects—would be a good step. I was usually left to expound my own thoughts without the input of those most obviously affected. And with mixed success.


To Blave

My rare moments of gifting zen have always arrived unsought, the way true zen is not supposed to be—but always is—achieved.


Static v Clarity or Circumlocution

Shouldn’t I be establishing a regular time to do lesson plans by now? Don’t I know what a normal week looks like?


Birdseye