Tag Archives: 30 Before 30

An English Teacher’s Lesson in Happiness

Last month, I sent a letter to someone who played a profound role in shaping my life, someone I never properly thanked all those years ago when her impact was fresh. And I’m glad I did, because last week, I received a hand-written note in response from Mrs. Footz, my high school English teacher.  Continue reading


30 Before 30: Pure Speculation

One thing nobody tells you about National Novel Writing Month is how time-consuming it can be (actually, I think everybody tells you that. Literally everybody.) In between writing 2,000 words a day, my yoga challenge, work, and down-time, I haven’t had a chance to do much of anything outside those things, let alone blog.  Continue reading