• Creative Curiosity

    Notice the Details

    cracked egg shells on a plate

    What do you notice? Do you see that small crack in the sidewalk as you walk from your car to your office? How about that piece of red thread that’s been billowing from the skinny tree branch outside your front door? Or maybe it’s the shape of someone’s eyes…. What…

  • Life,  Process,  Writing

    Just. Write.

    High school student writing at his desk

    I often listen to people thinking through things at work. As an Instructional Coach, it’s a large part of my role… to listen. Just this week, I listened as a fellow teacher who’s in a new teaching role this year shared how much she dislikes what she’s doing. Not her…

  • Life,  Process

    Build it. Write it. Paint it. They will Come.

    Remember that movie, Field of Dreams, and the oft-quoted line: If you build it, he (they) will come? How many times have you used that sentiment in your own life? Yep. Me, too. So here goes…. To make the Tax Lady happy last year about this time (or, at the very least,…