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A year of blogging…

A year ago on February 24th, I launched The Furry Bard with the post Telling the Story.  It was a terrifying day for me – I had no idea if a single person would read it.  If anyone did read … Continue reading

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A husband’s monthly shopping trip…

A few quick disclaimers: Wifie wouldn’t give her blessing for this post unless I made it clear this doesn’t happen every single month.  OK.  Not EVERY month. Also, I had to be somewhat vague.  I think you’ll get the point. … Continue reading

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The things we say…

“Daddy, why did you tell me I can do anything I want to in life, and then tell me I can’t?” Whoa. This jarring question smacked me across the face Saturday evening as I kissed Reagan good-night. “What do you … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Education

People often ask me my thoughts about the current state of education in the United States.  I have lots and lots of opinions, but many of them are just beginning to coalesce in my mind.  After all, I am still … Continue reading

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Student Art – Part Deux

So, I figured I should share the rest of the art I have captured.  A few more Mr. S shots, and a few other favorites.  I hope you enjoy these as much as I do! Cake is Art… Mr. Nichols … Continue reading

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Student Art…

  So I have a lot of students that are super talented artists.  And apparently I am an interesting muse.  As my daughter Riley recently mentioned, it probably has something to do with my “big, square head.”  Whatever the case, … Continue reading

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Good-bye, seniors!

How well I remember my last day of high school. The surge of adrenaline that kept building all day, the shout that arose when the last bell sounded, the elation in the parking lot as we exited one last time. … Continue reading

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