Monthly Archives: September 2009

Not Forgotten

Dear Blogspot,You are not forgotten, just being ignored. Why you ask? Did you do something wrong? No, you didn't do anything wrong - you're just there - reminding me that I have declared myself a writer. Do I feel like writing right now? No. Why you ask? Life, I answer. Life is a jumble of…
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Educationally Amazed

I wonder if my mom was as amazed at my schoolwork as I am at my kids’. Probably she was, though for different reasons. Most of hers was probably because she only finished the eighth grade and my father 9th, though he did get his GED some time later. I wonder if she felt the…
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Bi-Partisan Family

I am a Centrist and my husband is a Blue-Dog Democrat (google that if you don’t know what it means). That may not sound Bi-partisan, but it is – stick with me.I grew up a firm Democrat, my parents were from the South and had moved (before I was born) North for awhile to make…
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09-09-09 / A New Adventure

I love September. It’s better than January for new beginnings. I suppose it started years ago (over 40) when I started school. I realized not long ago that I truly look at September as the New Year, not January. It helps that I have three kids in school now to help perpetuate that tradition.So, in…
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