How close we came to Seuss Dry Cleaners
Where does the heart crack open?
“Here’s the thing . . . where the heart cracks open is where our deepest longings lie, and that is what Story is all about.”
Make a Superlative Book
by Mo Willems.*
*I was cleaning old files and found this fantastic list saved from August 2006. My apologies I cannot properly credit the note-taker. 🙁
Perfect Story Arc in Under 1 Minute
Preparing for the Winter Apocalypse, 2011
I remember, because every year I go to bake my oldest a birthday cake. Yet we have no power.
Merry Christmas 2010
From our house(s) to yours!
Heads up: Meteor Shower & Total Lunar Eclipse
The massive Geminid meteor shower, the year’s best display of shooting stars, will peak during the overnight hours of Dec. 13 and 14th.And the total lunar eclipse on the night of Dec. 20 promises to be the best lunar eclipse show until April 2014.Lunar eclipse skywatching tipsFor the Western Hemisphere, the eclipse will “officially” begin on Dec. 21 at 12:29 a.m. EST (9:29 p.m. PST on Dec. 20) as the moon begins to enter Earth’s outer, or penumbral, shadow. It should last 72 minutes.That’s my Public Service Announcement of the week. JAnd, I’ve got nothing. I just dipped 200 plus pretzels in chocolate coating and crushed peppermint. For dear son’s school project. He owes me big time. 🙂