I'm a writer, teacher, mother, wife and language lover. My goal is to immerse my students in writing and reading experiences that will help them see themselves as real writers with a voice that matters and as readers who study the craft so they'll know how to provide great experiences for their own readers. In order to accomplish my goal, I will use web 2.0 technologies to entice them and leave them drooling for more.
Tranquility, unfortunately, does not play a major role in my life at this point; however, I'm working hard to make sure it assumes a central role in my future. Frugality and Industry are the two character traits that define my current lifestyle. I'm liv
James Taylor, Seal, Trace Adkins, Wynonna, The Black-Eyed Peas, The Rolling Stones, Stevie Nicks/Fleetwood Mac, Elton John, Billy Joel, Pearl Jam, Keith Urban, Van Halen, Kenny Chesney
Movies and TV:
Dramatic non-fiction, sappy boy-meets-girl flicks, and reality t.v. that's not too over-the-top (like Biggest Loser, Survivor, American Idol, Singing Bee, and Can You Duet)
UNC basketball, Georgia football, NASCAR (Bill Elliott is my old fave; Kasey Khane is my new fave)