Some housekeeping first. As you can see, I’m upright and typing again. Turned out that I had a really unusually nasty dose of ‘flu. It started as what I thought was a bad cold, but kept getting worse, until it got to a point when I couldn’t get my head off the pillow and thought …
The Great Gatsby: "He knew that when he kissed this girl, and forever wed his unutterable visions to her perishable breath, his mind would never romp again like the mind of God. So he waited, listening for a moment longer to the tuning-fork that had been struck upon a star. Then he kissed her. At his lips' touch she blossomed for him like a flower and the incarnation was complete."
I do believe our feelings are our own responsibility. Yet, we make a choice to invite people to feel a certain way. Remembering this as we click here and there on social media feels very important to me.
although this is meant for marketing I really have been pushing this for my classroom.our teen students do not respond to strictly verbal lectures they need visuals, examples and real life and historical connections to be able to engage. No one believes me.
"If we stand together and work together with respect for our differences, strengthen our convictions, and love for this nation, our best days are still ahead of us." —Hillary Clinton during her concession speech to president-elect Donald Trump, November 9, 2016.