School started without me…

And it was OK! The building didn’t fall down, the students didn’t cry or stand around looking lost without me there and no one pointed at me and said “Why aren’t you in school?”.  I felt a bit odd saying goodbye to my dear husband as he went off to the first day to meet […]

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Hands that make

This morning I had an appointment with my psychiatrist who talks to me and then decides if I am well enough to go back to work or not. (To say I “have a psychiatrist” feels weird, let me tell you!) The most important thing is for me to be honest in telling her how I […]

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The red button

When I was teaching I did so much every day that I literally couldn’t keep track of it all. The number of human interactions alone is overwhelming to think about before I even consider the actual work I did throughout the day. Today I honestly cannot imagine how I did that every single day. Why […]

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