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I’m not going to wear this mask anymore!

My discomfort with living in my own skin has attempted to resolve that conflict by giving of what I can

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Teacher Evaluation Models for Police to Work With the Community

As a teacher I admit that there are systemic problems that plague poor students in the educational system.  For most of my career I have taught in urban schools, but I have also taught for several years in rural schools.  I grew up going to school in a regional school district.  There were students who… Continue reading Teacher Evaluation Models for Police to Work With the Community

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Etiquette

According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the word “etiquette” is a noun: “The customary code of polite behavior in society or among members of a particular profession or group. 'The basic code that helps maintain a healthy society is etiquette towards others.” During the COVID 19 shutdown of 2020, as I have noted a few… Continue reading Etiquette

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My day ended with the mourning

It's June first, 2020, the day begins with beautiful weather.  The weather was clear, cooler than recently, but pleasant.  I had a hoodie sweatshirt on, a Michigan State “fan” hat, and shorts; I went out for my morning walk.  During this medical shut down I have gained solace and structure with my day by bookending… Continue reading My day ended with the mourning

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Feeling sexy

At a younger time in my life (a few months ago) I commented that I didn’t think clothing companies should make certain sizes of certain items.  I felt that there were items of clothing that did not make an appealing look for certain body types.  For instance, an itsy bitsy teeny weenie yellow polka dot… Continue reading Feeling sexy