Aha! Moments Stories

Rockstar moment: finding your kindergarten teacher on Facebook.

Just stumbled across my kindergarten teacher on Facebook. It was a rock star moment. Isn’t it incredible the influence they have on our lives? 48 years later, I can still vividly remember so much of what went on in her class, right down to the day she gave us index cards on a steel loop, and told us we could choose a new word to learn to spell each day — whatever word we wanted — and she would write it on one of our cards. I should have known then I was destined to be a writer, because you’d think she’d have given me the winning lottery ticket that day 😀


Drinking the Rain

77 degrees F. outside and I’m bundled up under the covers with the flu. Chai tea and good books are a pretty great vicarious escape. Since I’m forced to play hookie today, I’m indulging in my favorite Adventure Diva book, Alix Kates Shulman’s “Drinking the Rain”. I would give a copy of this to everyContinue Reading “Drinking the Rain”