Monthly Archive: January, 2009

Mr. Please-Be-My-X, Thy Name is Predictable (in addition to PBMX, of course)

So, it turns out that I cannot get a divorce without a copy of my marriage license. Simple enough for the average person, right? Well, since my separation, I’ve been trying to overcome… Continue reading

My Students Never Fail to Amuse and I Never Fail to Not Have My Camera When They are Amusing

One of my first graders came in today wearing a fur-lined leather poncho (from India, of all places that don’t really need fur-lined leather winter wear). Another girl immediately ran up to her,… Continue reading

Happy New Year!

I can’t believe it’s already mid-month! As usual “intensive” classes, held when students are ostensibly on holiday, are jam-packed with educational goodness. As a result, I’ve got a few bon mots from my… Continue reading