Category Archives: Of These My Children: Infamous Sayings of Insidious Intellects – Humor

Nostalgic humor from the mouths of children

Honeysuckle Air: Dedication, Epilogue and End Page

-DEDICATION to my two sons and their wonderful families–where I have found love and support across the years. to my late brother, Orman Earl and my late sister Marjory Carol, who gave me a sense of family with our little … Continue reading

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Of These My Children: Divine Revolution

My life as a teacher has been blessed with my students over many years. They show me kindness, healing and nurturing and sometimes even some new words. Mondays bring reports of their family’s weekend activities. One gal said, “Our church … Continue reading

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Of These My Children: Expecting Danger

Teaching has been my great honor in life–especially in this small private school which emphasized green living, the basics, and kindness before it was fashionable. In Social Studies the students learn about history and their world. The guys especially love … Continue reading

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Of These My Children: Jumping to Seclusion

Getting up in the morning is always fun since I know I get to go to school. The children teach me new things each day and I usually go home happy tired. Science makes the students glad to be at … Continue reading

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Of These My Children: Liver Tea and Justice for All

I must be one of the luckiest people in the world to love my job so much. And they even pay me a bit to do it. I do appreciate that since we all have bills to pay. The small … Continue reading

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Meditations: Life in Three-Quarter Time

We’ve all heard about “teachable moments.” Having taught for over four decades I can assure there are also “Unteachable moments!” I walked into Music class that day planning to teach 3/4 time. As I was explaining three-quarter time signature, a … Continue reading

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Of These My Children: Bandits in School

You might not even see our school unless you are looking for it. Set way back on an acre, it is surrounded by nature: Mr. Roo Ster, Miss Popcorn Goat, The Pizza Garden, the Chocolate Porch, and a wild rabbit … Continue reading

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