I was sent this article about Sierra Nevada College terminating six faculty members, most of whom were from the English and humanities departments. There is fear that the current president does not believe these types of programs benefit graduates. As a graduate of Sierra Nevada College, I was asked to share my story about what
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I’ve tried pills and pills and pills. I’ve counted sheep and ducks and cars that drive by. I’ve tried this yoga breathing technique, and blinking rapidly for 2, 3, 5 minutes. I’ve tried going to bed earlier, later, in my bed and on the couch and sprawled out in the recliner. I even tried the floor,
I mean, if I’m being totally honest, I don’t ever get to a point in a break-up where all is forgiven. I will never be a person who says, “I’m happy that you’re happy.” I will not congratulate you on your engagement, your marriage, the birth of your children. I will not wish you well.
When I walk by a woman on my path from my son’s school to my work or back again, I think nothing of it. Sometimes I might think, hey that’s a cute shirt or holy cow how does she walk in those shoes, but there isn’t much to it. Every once in a while I might wonder about
In a couple of weeks, my son will be the “Star of the Week” at school. There’s a poster they fill out and decorate. They get special perks. They get a chance to be celebrated in class. It’s all good fun. Today T came home with his poster already mostly filled out. His week is coming