WITH ONE THING TO HOLD ONTO…
“Twenty-twenty is over. Finally.
Not the jokes or memes. Not the social, economic, or political repercussions. And certainly not the coronavirus.
After nine months of disappointment, whatever hope we are entering 2021 with is guarded at best…”
ON SHAKY GROUND…
“This has been a year of many things, but above all, it has been a year of fear.
And now that flu season has re-entered the scene, COVID case counts are climbing with a vengeance.
Last week, I sent dozens and dozens of students home due to contact tracing on positive cases.
Then, a fellow teacher and friend tested positive. Someone I had most definitely been within six feet of. And I developed a cough and a sore throat.
So what do you do when you’ve been hit from all sides? When your plans can’t possibly keep up with the ever-changing and increasingly-unpleasant circumstances of the day, hour, or even minute?”
BUT THAT’S OKAY!
Overcoming the darkness of disappointment during the pandemic season.
“This was supposed to be Florida.
An oceanfront view. Sand between our toes. A tour of the Hemingway House for a splash of culture.
But this is not your typical year. And even when your great escape destination lands you in your own backyard, that can be okay, too.”
WELCOME to my blog!
Thank you for joining me on my exciting new author journey as we DISCOVER DESTINY and OVERCOME DARKNESS together!
“In many ways I am your typical teacher mom in the Smoky Mountain Foothills of East Tennessee. Except I have a special passion to inspire others with the gift of story. This inspiration hit the day I got a phone call at school that my four-year-old daughter was being taken to the hospital by ambulance…”