My 92 Year Old Muse

She sat up front; closest to the area I was performing. The entire time she smiled, sang and punctuated every moment of our interactions with her own witty, creative quips. Her bright, youth filled, eyes betrayed the notion that 92 years is capable of dimming anything...

My 10-Minute Classroom Standoff

 I recently experienced an absolutely agonizing ordeal with a student in a classroom. A classroom of 30 students, and I, were involved in a speaking-listening exercise. It was quite simple actually. I randomly chose students to present a fable, or summarize a fable,...