Getting “EDGY”

I received a copy of Edgy Conversations by Dan Waldschmidt last year at the 2014 BEA (Book Expo America) in NYC. It was one of many (many!) books that I brought home from the convention, but there was something about it that made me put it on a prominent place in the bookcaseĀ in my living … Continue reading Getting “EDGY”

“We are each of us angels…”

"We are each of us angels with only one wing. Ā And we can only fly while embracing each other."Ā  - Lucian de Croszonza This is such a beautiful idea to me. Ā I don't know why so many of us fight it, why so many of us are too stubborn or too proud to ask for … Continue reading “We are each of us angels…”

“Many of life’s failures…”

"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up." - Thomas A. Edison Happy Saturday, Everyone! Ā  I found this quote today on a blog,, and it got me thinking! Ā Of course I thought about my own successes, but also my students'. Ā I … Continue reading “Many of life’s failures…”