50 000 words written

I did it again. I spent this month writing 50 000 words for NaNoWriMo. 50 000 words. 30 days. Unlimited plot holes and mixed up timelines.

Of Tattoos and things…

You know how I talked about crossing things off your bucket list last post? Well, I crossed another thing off. I got a new tattoo. Yep, it’s an origami stegosaur with a splash of water colour.

Things I Learned Yesterday…

I have a bucket list. In fact, I have several bucket lists scattered around on bits of papers and in half written journals. Doesn’t everyone? For the longest time my bucket list was pretty average. Go travelling, write a novel (I’m working on it) learn how to do a handstand (still working on that one…

My gallbladder tried to kill me…

I have the best excuse for not updating… Previously I wrote about my hospital stay here.¬†This was back in April and I was popped on the waiting list for an elective laparoscopic¬†cholecystectomy which was supposed to be done in May … Fast forward to the end of May where I found myself back in hospital….

What are you passionate about?

Parent: “You seem so passionate about your subject. What else are you passionate about?” Me: “Oh I love reading and gaming and using these ideas in the classroom. I really want students to understand that they have different options with regard to…”¬† This is a typical interaction that I’ve had with various parents over the…