IF ONLY

IF ONLY

Woke up at four in the morningTook son to CrossFit for fiveTaught youngsters music until threeRight now feeling barely alive Hope to someday find somebodyWhose interest it proves to beTo translate this song into visions‘If Only’...
OFF THE DOME

OFF THE DOME

So at my long term sub job I am working with a millennial who said to me, on the day I interviewed for the position, “Can we have a convo off the dome about your approach to collab? Here, let me get a translator and then I’ll answer… Love working with him. Great...
OVERALL

OVERALL

It’s curious. I recently took on a long-term sub position teaching music. Within the first week I have experienced all the reasons I both loved and left teaching 15 years ago.  Just yesterday, one third grade class chewed me up and spit me out. Balanced with that,...
STILL AND SILENT

STILL AND SILENT

As I listened to accolades for this award-winning photograph, I felt most drawn toward the stillness and silence Bao, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year, had to dwell in, patiently waiting, in order to capture the moment between fox and marmot. Accordingly, Bao...
GOOD PLACE TO START

GOOD PLACE TO START

Thanks guy. There was this guy on the radio Wednesday morning – a spokesman for an electric company – who, after having been asked of fixing power lines from upcoming high winds, said, “We are not going to send our guys and gals up if the winds are...