Texture by Kim Klassen: chill magic, 100% soft light To realize the value of ONE YEAR, ask a student who failed a grade. To realize the value of ONE MONTH, ask a mother who has given birth to a premature baby. To realize the value of ONE WEEK, ask the editor of a weekly newspaper. … Continue reading Time definitely doesn’t wait for anyone
The first part of May ended my 8th year as an adjunct instructor for the journalism school in town. And while some years seem more successful than others, every year offers new insights into the minds of twenty-somethings, who are less than 15 weeks away from being unleashed onto the advertising industry. This is their … Continue reading Teach. Evaluate. Adjust. Repeat.
Textures by Kim Klassen: Edith, 65% screen; Elevate 100% soft light Selectively erased the center buds and applied a vintage action Live Simply. Bloom Wildly. Blooming wildly is something, I'm sure we all want to do. But how? How do we live up to the potential we know we have, deep down inside ourselves? How … Continue reading Bloom wildly
Absolutely! Today is my birthday and I think I now officially qualify for most senior discounts. Although I don't really feel as old as the calendar insists, I'm now at the age where I probably have more memories than dreams. And I suppose that's okay. I do dream about (early) retirement though. Especially on Mondays...and … Continue reading Would you like the senior discount?
Danger! Mouth operates faster than brain. Toothpaste moments. I heard this term about 4 years ago in a professional development class and thought the analogy was spot on. Toothpaste moments. We've all had them. Toothpaste moments. The very moment when your brain kidnaps common sense and better judgement and leaves the building...and then you speak. … Continue reading Toothpaste Moments