Monthly Archives: February 2014

Burnt Marshmallows and Sticky Finger Pointing

jet-puffed      adj. quick to  +  pride     (alternativedefinitionsbymermaid.dictionary.com) I sometimes bring treats to share with my students at snack time. One day this generosity turned blunder. I made a meandering from row to row to row in … Continue reading

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Distraction & Yellow Stars

Distraction & Yellow Stars From the high completion of a three hour block of church, my Pearl tentatively, happily rolls over a small rise, past Miss Ruthie’s centurion white frame house. Jovial girls and I bounce along, past a row … Continue reading

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Email From My Italian Son: Less the Crouton, More the Maltan :)

Monday, February 17, 20014   Mom, I love you so much!!!!!!!! Thank you so much for always writing such amazing emails! I love them so much!!!!!!!!!! I am sorry that mine aren’t nearly as long or exciting, but I am … Continue reading

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Gotcha…

Originally posted on valeriu dg barbu:
Trilingual post: English, Italian and Romanian languages Hey, wait, I know who you are, not turn the page, stay a while I see you, you know!… in this room with strange colors between these…

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From Roman Colosseum to Games in Sochi

  I found you, Valeriu DG Barbu in pressing words and digging post holes. Liked what you wrote. Romanian, Roman poet, play write, artist, host. And soon, in six months found something of my own in vice, in voice, in … Continue reading

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From The Sick Room

Suicidal Lunches & Bad Ink When I’m not typing in bed, I’m “setting” at my usual hard chair kitchen table “sitting.” Intentional inverse word choice here guys. Ha ha…I was just thinking of two teachers that I know. One in … Continue reading

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Electronic Hearts and Email to My Italian Son

Dear Anziano Robertson,  Sending you electronic hearts.  No shocker here, eh? You have a good strong heart!  Reminds me of you running that 400 m. dash and win, win, winning!  I will miss this thing again this spring.  You know … Continue reading

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