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Carrie H
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The gradual shift
It happened slowly. Gradually. Little by little. I realized some things about unions are needed for my profession. I realized that social capital is a real thing. Without it, it's just me against the world. And in order to make my life better for myself and...
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Up and down merri-go-round
Change. So hard. It takes practice. Turn it over. practice different behaviors. Pick it up again. Put it down. Practice new behaviors. Pick up old behaviors. It's the dance. Okay. Here's the deal. Last Summer I got serious about changing my health. Between ...
Up and down merri-go-round
Up and down merri-go-round
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March 11, SOL, Time....
Time. Just uttering the word drums up emotions, song lyrics, thoughts, images. I ponder the time change and how hard tomorrow morning will be and my mind is flooded with little snippets of songs about time... "does anybody really know know what time it is, ...
March 11, SOL, Time....
March 11, SOL, Time....
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Day 3: Slice of Life
My slice, glimpse, peak into the mundane.... sounds easy enough. Every year, every day, I find it completely overwhelming to try to just find one slice per day, not a potpourri of every imaginable sliver. Somehow I have gotten off the gratitude train. I hav...
Day 3: Slice of Life
Day 3: Slice of Life
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Only Love Can Do That....
Today, the celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. day, my brain is full of so many thoughts. Starting with the beautiful children in my class room of many different shades of skin color.  And how we hold hands and drink out of the same water fountains. How s...
Only Love Can Do That....
Only Love Can Do That....
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Melancholy Majesty
 A touch of sadness in your naked branches, while you reach bravely, unafraid, toward the sun. Vulnerabilities exposed, imperfections.... boldly thrust forward.  Something so beautiful in your sadness and strength. Representative of the seasons of life. Dea...
Melancholy Majesty
Melancholy Majesty
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2018.... OLW.
I reposted last year's sentiment about my word for 2017. Or not a word, but a plethora of possibilities. And it's on my mind again. still. What is my one word for 2018? What will my focus be? I think the word this year will be.... FREE. This is the year tha...
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What was, and what will be....
This is what I wrote last year at New Year's time. I thought it was very well written, and still applicable today. This year I teach First grade, my passion is for my children at school and my children at home. 2017-18 One Little Word? Many Little Words? On...
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The opposite of gratitude, maybe it's exhaustion
Gratitude. No small thing. Here's my latest thought on Gratitude: My attitudes fluctuates. And I say I can control them, but really.... I have to choose it. I have to just do it. Practice it. Until it starts to become automatic. It is never really a cut and...
The opposite of gratitude, maybe it's exhaustion
The opposite of gratitude, maybe it's exhaustion
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Gerry Brooks....
Inspirational? yes. Good for a laugh? definitely. Encouraging? yes. Yesterday my friend and I drove 2+ hours to see Gerry Brooks in person. He shared his journey to where he is today. How the videos got started. And the first one he posted. The one that we...
Gerry Brooks....
Gerry Brooks....
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