Monthly Archives: August 2010

Monkey business

As my sister draws ever closer to her due date, I am forced to face the facts: my little baby is becoming a BIG BOY.  And I don’t like it. He never walks any more–he runs. All over, all the … Continue reading

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Moments like this

Dear Boo, Today wasn’t any kind of milestone, but it was one of those days that I know I’ll never forget. You’re almost twenty months old now, and every day that passes brings another change that takes your further away … Continue reading

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Coherent schmoherent

Short and sweet tonight people, because mah brain is fried. My poor overworked, underpaid synapses gave notice today that they’re going on strike until Friday night. They’re demanding REM cycles and a few hours spent reading mindless celebrity gossip before … Continue reading

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Boundaries, I has them

At some point during this whole oh-hi-let’s-overshare-our-deepest-darkest-most-unholy-secrets-with-complete-strangers-for-fun gig, we’ve all got to face the fact that there are just some things that are better left unsaid. As the queen of too much information, I’ve been bumping up against this invisible … Continue reading

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Oops, there goes another piece of my dignity

Sorry for being so deficient in the posting department in the last couple of days. School started, and as usual, I’m hating my life all aflutter with excitement. Yesterday was interesting, to say the least. My alarm went off at … Continue reading

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Fuck, fuck, fuckity fuck. I had a whole new post written about how excited I am about other things, but my gorram computer ATE IT. Ate it like a delicious burrito at Taco Bell. Fucking Microsoft, how I loathe thee. … Continue reading

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Not me, not so much. Not right now. I mentioned that a student of mine is starting college this year, and I find myself kind of jealous. It hurts to admit it, but I am envious of all the new … Continue reading

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Four things

Four things Boo laughed at today: Me stubbing my toe on the coffee table, then hopping around in circles trying to muffle my curses. For the first time in my adult life, I sounded like Joe Pesci’s character in Home … Continue reading

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The times, they are a-changin’

One of the very first students I ever taught is starting college this year. That doesn’t sound so bad, but when I first starting teaching her, she was in seventh grade. Seventh fucking grade. Now she’s a college freshman and … Continue reading

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Marley’s Ghost, revisited

I’m not new to this blogging thing–I’ve been around the block once or twice before. The catacombs of Internetland are littered with my abandoned projects. In the interest of wasting as much free time as possible before I have to … Continue reading

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