Reader, you can follow some of the visual and verbal delight of my retirement trip by going to the next post below. This trip marked the change from full time/over time teacher and consultant to retired person turning her laundry room into a studio. Intending to be a writer-who-writes and an artist-who-draws-and-paints.
Around the corner of the building at SJSU this morning comes a pair of legs with two strong hands clasped around a stack of boxes. It looks like a homemade robot as it lurches to a halt round the turn. A large backpack, a coffee and a bag dangle from arms and a hand. BoxesContinue reading “Portrait of a Teacher”
Slice of Life #5 Matt de la Peña gave a writing workshop for students today and a closing talk with teachers who were at Saturday Seminars with SJ Writing Project. I am documentarian at SJAWP, among my other roles, so I got to spend the morning in Matt’s workshop with kids, and pop in anContinue reading “Writing Lesson w/ Matt de la Pena”