Monthly Archives: October 2009

Anniversary

Today is mine and Andy’s 27 wedding anniversary. We have a  lot of water that has flowed under the bridge of life we are crossing together. A friend ask me what I thought made our marriage last so long. I told her … Continue reading

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Student Teacher

I subed  in a class that had a student teacher yesterday. The thing most interesting about it is that I had been his substitute teacher when he was in high school. The students are starting to circle around on me. The student teacher did an … Continue reading

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Baby Fae

Yesterday was the 25 anniversary of the first pediatric heart transplant. The was done on a baby with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, which was Nick’s heart problem. The transplant was done with a baboon heart. It was very controversial but … Continue reading

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Football Weekend

It wasn’t the best football weekend at our house. Cass High did win but our Auburn Tigers and the Atlanta Falcons didn’t fare so well. I wish it didn’t matter so much to the people in my house but we do take in … Continue reading

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Screenplay Agent

My editor asked me a number of weeks ago to check into literary agents that might be good to send Nick’s New Heart  screenplay to. I worked at trying to find agents I thought were good, which is hard to determine. I had to … Continue reading

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Visit to Canton

Yesterday I met a friend in Canton for lunch and to do some critiquing. I asked her if we could meet at Yawn’s Bookstore in the main part of town because Yawn’s was  kind enough to put Nick’s New Hearton their shelf. I … Continue reading

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Walking Tall

I don’t know what it is about carrying  a Victoria’s Secret bag that makes me walk taller and with a little more of a strut. Is it the fact I have new underwear, or that it is wrapped in tissue paper or that … Continue reading

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Massage

I love getting a massage. I think there are few things that make you feel better and more relax than a massage. Yesterday Mary Beth and I went to Spa Sydell for one. I got the deep tissue type. I feel like … Continue reading

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Georgia Literary Festival

I went to Rome (Georgia, not Italy-I wish) to the Georgia Literary Festival. The festival travels to different areas each year and this year it was north Georgia. I asked to speak but was too late submitting my name. I did … Continue reading

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The Governor came to School Today

Cass High, where I work and my kids went to school, got the award for being the school that improved the most on SATs for its size in Georgia. Sonny Perdue, our Georgia governor, came to present the award. We got a … Continue reading

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