Packing up papers to grade for the night, all alone in the classroom, and of course…the principal stepped in to chat. Here are a few quotes:

Are you certified?

Always a huge question…

I see. Well, it just needs reactivated, right?
Hiring season is coming up.
We’d love to have you on our team.

I promise I’m not making any of those up.
My head is still spinning…



Story time:
I’m not country, and I’m not really urban or suburbian…I’m just…here. However, I grew up in a rural, farming community through my childhood.
Relationships, the thing that eluded me through my adolescent years, were based on a few key things:
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