I'm almost a certified teacher! Just a little bit longer- til next Spring.
My girls are 14 & 16 and they don't want me to share any photos of them.
And my mind has been stuffed with so many facts I can barely breath in here...
I hope that changes and I can think freely soon.
I'm still reading obsessively.... I'm still writing, but it's a little more directed now- focused on papers and lesson plans.
The shocking thing from this year happened last December- I was diagnosed with breast cancer... A serious one too. I've had chemo and radiation. And I'm slowly coming out of the never-ending weariness. I've been weary and tired for so long now I don't remember not being tired.
The biggest thing I'm dealing with right now is a certain level of neuropathy in my fingers. It was a potential side effect of the second dose of chemotherapy they gave me. And I got it full on. I'm taking a break from making jewelry right now... I'm scared about what I'll be able to make when I have time to make it... Will I ever have the dexterity I expect in my fingers? I don't know.
Here are some pieces I've completed over the spring-