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Back To School Time for a Former Teacher


Well, this is a space I thought I’d never find myself in. The space of September approaching, and instead of having the anxiety/excitement pit in my stomach of another year beginning, an emptiness. Or, maybe it’s an oddly misplaced feeling of neutrality. Basically, it feels weird. This is what it feels like for an ex-teacher. Or at least, this ex-teacher.…

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6 Months Into Pausing My Career


Why, hello shorties! Well, I’m just over halfway through with my year off from work. I just wanted to check in with y’all, and fill you in on how I’m feeling about the whole thing. (Can I just give a great big “Bless Your Heart!” to the Southerners for giving us “y’all”??? It is such a great word, y’all.)  …

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