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Category: Living Well

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When You Can No Longer Rely on Distractions

It’s my first day of spring break. And I’m struggling. For the other 18 years of my teaching career, I reached spring break both exhausted and relieved, ready for a break from the relentless...

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Trying to Think in a Time of Stress

I wrote a blog post over the weekend. Then, after it was published, I went back and reread it. And I noticed something startling. In half a dozen cases, I left out whole words....

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A Note to My Readers

It’s been a surreal day, as I’m sure it’s been for many of you. Instead of the planned professional development I was supposed to present, I spent the morning packing up my classroom, preparing...

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Thoughts From the Edge of a Pandemic

It’s a strange time right now, isn’t it? The entire globe is facing an imminent threat, the first since technology has us so connected and plugged in all the time. It’s a pressure cooker...

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I Want to Know How It Ends

My first marriage was in December 1999, the apex of the collective anxiety around Y2K. At the time, my fiance and I operated from a place of optimism, rationality and faith. Despite the warnings...

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