52 Card Pickup

What a week. On the phone yesterday, a friend compared the struggle to create a new normal during this pandemic to a game of fifty-two card pickup. It certainly feels like playing without a full deck.

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Easy Does It

Today marks our first attempt at a homeschool/work schedule since "Spring Break" officially ended. Last week, when we weren't paralyzed with fear, or blowing short fuses with each other, we enjoyed empty beach trips, long neighborhood walks, baking, cooking, movies…

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Distance Learning Litmus Test

Apparently, I picked a good time to start blogging again. I planned to share the piece I submitted for the We Are Teachers blog regarding classroom observations, which seems to be currently irrelevant. Instead, I'll share ideology and a…

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Otra vez

I don't have a tattoo, but if I did, the words "otra vez"' on my wrist in a cool script would be my choice. Again. When life knocks you down, get back up. When a hope gets deferred, keep at…

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upcoming shows

Jun4

Flatbed Music Festival

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Gypsy Cafe, 162 N. Main St. (Hwy 116), Sebastopol

Over three days in June, on multiple stages in Sebastopol and West County, the FLATBED will present over sixty Sonoma-grown musical artists in intimate venues, tours of recording studios along the backroads, and open mic recordings on the People's Music's Tiny Stage.

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