Monthly Archives: August, 2012

A Little Self-Therapy

We saw the house on the news, surrounded by crime scene tape and sheriff’s cars.  The big white house on the little country road.  I used to live there.  My parents had the house built next door to my grandparents’ farm (where my mom grew up) and lived there for more than 30 years.  It’s …

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School Daze

Here we are, August 1st, just 12 days before school begins.  Actually, the students have 12 days.  We teachers only have seven.  Seven more official days of summer vacation are left, although most of the teachers in my building have already been working in their rooms.  I will be teaching second grade and have a new …

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