Tag Archives: American Idol

Expectations and Rose-Colored Realities

  I watched David Cook on American Idol last night. My journal, this morning, is filled with my personal reactions to doing so. Not sure exactly what my expectations were in the moment, but I was once again, mesmerized, feeling … Continue reading

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Headed Into The Home Stretch

  #76. One of my all time favorite movies is Terminator II. I particularly like the humor and the special effects. #77. It’s been a long time since I’ve been out to see a movie. #78. For a long time, … Continue reading

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The Second Twenty Percent

  On my last blog, I started a list of 101 things about me. When I came here this morning I had lots of ideas, but nothing concrete. So, I will continue my list. 21. I am a very intense … Continue reading

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Letting It All Go

  Have you ever noticed how easy it is to let go of some things? Yet, almost impossible to let go of others? Take personal disciplines, for example. If you’ve been doing it for years and the discipline has become … Continue reading

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Final Accounting: 2008

  Today is the last day of this year, 2008. I have spent some time, looking back on the days, weeks, and months that are passing into my personal history, perhaps better labeled herstory. This has been an incredible year, … Continue reading

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An Example of Synchronicity

One of the rewards of being a teacher assigning exercises within the classroom, was my choice to do those exercises right along with my students. Many of them were shocked at that practice, and even more so when I would … Continue reading

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