Monthly Archives: January 2015

Out of My Life But Not My Heart: Retracing Encounters

I wanted to honor some of the people from my life. There are so many important people I’ve encountered in my time on this earth. Here are just a few who I’ve singled out to talk about. The following are … Continue reading

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Dream It, Do It, Detach From It

Some wise advice my mother once gave me: “dream it, do it, detach from it.” At first glance, this may seem like a troubling way to go about one’s life. I’m supposed to detach from things? What does that entail … Continue reading

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And Then There Were Three

I’m  down to three. After five difficult months trying to teach a thirteen year old fifth grade lessons, he has been removed from my class. He was rude, uncooperative, and defiant. I’m happy he’s gone simply because he was such … Continue reading

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Gay in Guyana

I touched on this topic just barely in my latest newsletter, but I thought I’d tackle this idea of homophobia and ignorance toward gay people in Guyana a little bit more right now. As I stated before, I tend to … Continue reading

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GuyaNEWS: The Guyanese January Newsletter

GuyaNEWS: The Guyanese January Newsletter It has been a very quiet (okay, silent) month on my blog. It would seem that after posting 31 posts in December I’ve just grown lazy here in the New Year, but these past few … Continue reading

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