Just when I thought I Had it All Together

June was the first month I have missed posting on my Martini Friday website since I began sharing my personal thoughts, ideas and history six years ago. I began this blog originally to help my literacy student become more comfortable reading and writing in English, her non-native language. I’ll admit that sometimes in those early […]

All You Can Do Is The Best You Can Do

Today marks seven weeks since I slipped on a patch of black ice on our driveway while heading out to walk our dog. I fell awkwardly and landed squarely on my left elbow, causing the distal end of the upper arm bone (the humerus) to fracture. I knew it was a serious break right away […]