Monthly Archives: May 2011

Not just a piece of paper

Celebrity gossip is one of my escapist behaviors. We all have them. Some are more or less destructive than others. I look forward to receiving the latest issue of US Weekly on my Nook every Friday. I check in on … Continue reading

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Monday morning, at about 8:10 a.m., I nearly fainted in front of my class. I had just distributed answer documents for the all-important state tests we take every year, when I felt overwhelmed by nausea. I took a seat at my … Continue reading

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