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I will update this site periodically with essays on teaching and learning, with pieces of poetry, and with installments of my “almanac” of 2020, This Week, Last Year.


July 26-August 2, 2020

“Today is the first day of August. It is hot, steamy, and wet. It is raining. I am tempted to write a poem. But…after a heavy rainfall, poems titled ‘Rain’ pour in from across the nation.” -S Plath This used to be the sixth month, un-creatively called sextilis in the later Roman calendar. Naming theContinue reading “July 26-August 2, 2020”

July 12-July 18, 2020

July 12, 2020 The moon is half full today and the tides are similar to yesterday, low in the early morning than basically high tide all day. I met M— down at Mahaʻulepu and we were in the water by 8:00. Two of the doctors were out, but they didn’t stay long. A skinny ladyContinue reading “July 12-July 18, 2020”

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