I remember photographing a few of these mosaics! A lil’ New York history for the day
Things My Fifth Graders Tell Me...
5th grade boy: Ms. Jenn, why don't you curl your hair more often? You look pretty when you do
Me: Wait a minute, are you calling me ugly the other days?
5th grade boy: ....
My Momma is so poor, she opened a gmail account so she could eat spam– Eric Cartman, South Park joke of the day
I was watching How To Make It In America and...
I wish I understood French. Ben L’Oncle...
My friends little brother once said:...
First time driving home from work where I got to see the city lights. It made me think: Mannnn, I really am living in LA
Writing my personal statement...
has made me look back at my old college admission essay. I definitely am not a poet with my words, but I feel its very much applicable to this very instance (as i try to type my graduate school personal statement). As a kid, I always looked up to my oldest brother, Tam. I’m sure if my other siblings knew, they would be jealous. He and I are 12 years apart in age and he is making it big in...
Conversations with 5th graders pt. 3
Student A: Ms. Jennifer, stand next to me!
Student B: No! Ms. Jennifer, stand by me!
Me: Wow guys, I feel .... so.... popular! THANKS!
Student A: Pffft Ms. you're not popular, we just asked you to stand next to us.
Me: ... :(
Conversations with 5th graders pt. 2
Student A: BETRAITOR
Me: ... huh?
Student A: You're a BRETRAITOR
Me: you mean... betrayer? Or... traitor?
Student A: NO! MS. JENNIFER YOU'RE A BETRAITOR!
Me: I guess you want me to have the best of both words.
Coworker: I like this, I'm going to call you a betraitor.
Conversations with 5th graders pt. 1
Student A: Ms. Jennifer... did you just wake up?
Me: No... why?
Student A: Look at your hair... you look like you just woke up.
Me: *starts brushing hair*
Student B: Yeah! Ms. Jennifer, you look like you just crawled through a cave
Me: You guys are jerks :( Now I feel self-conscious...
An interesting piece →
Much has been discussed about Occupy Wall Street and this is just one view that I found particularly interesting about “The American Dream”. Read it if you’re interested
Tahiti 80 - Easy. I just spent the day reading...
Just 90’s Lenny Kravitz setting the mood. No...
Interesting article about how education is going... →
Dirty Gold - California Sunrise. I can imagine...