Author Archives: alianora

Changes Changes

In my 13 or so years of teaching, I have taught multiple ages. I have taught kids from age 3 to age 21, have taught kids with affective needs, autism, developmental delays. I’ve worked in elementary schools, high schools, and … Continue reading

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Watercolor and Ink

I find myself gravitating more towards pen and paper and away from writing on the computer. It might be that it’s too easy to get distracted while on the computer. With the internet and tumblr and video games, sometimes it’s … Continue reading

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Like a Bear

2014 was..hard. Really hard. And I am very very glad it is over. So! 2015 will be BETTER! There will be FEWER ER TRIPS (2014 count: 4 – 2 me, 1 Voldemort, 1 Brandus) There will be MORE FAMILY DINNERS … Continue reading

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Inside the Break

Today is Thanksgiving, and aside from the really awesome time we are having staying in a haunted room at The Stanley Hotel in Estes Park (SO AWESOME. We keep accidentally interrupting various tours as they stop outside our room to … Continue reading

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Feminism Friday: Only Fifteen

Ah, Taylor Swift. Pretty much all of her music ends up somewhere on the “problematic to feminism” list, but this one, imo, takes the absolute cake. “Fifteen” starts off ok: all about starting high school and being naive, making a … Continue reading

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