Today I had the chance to fulfill one of my Spanish language goals! In both my junior and senior years of high school, Mrs. Nemer was my Spanish teacher. Her enthusiasm for teaching and effervescent personality made Spanish seem especially inviting. Junior year wasn’t always so much fun because it was filled with written exercises and… Read More»
Here are a few articles from my personal blog. I wrote these for friends and family, but they demonstrate my ability to communicate effectively through the written word.
Today was the day of reckoning we all knew must come eventually–the John Gardner Pass. Waking up once again to rain didn’t help get any of us motivated. The guys left around 8 a.m., wanting to give themselves as much time as possible. I, however, wanted to try waiting out the rain and went back… Read More»
Sometimes a compliment can carry us for days or even weeks. There are those that are nice or flattering while others touch us more profoundly. I received one of the latter variety tonight from Michael Clark, a photographer whom I had met only hours before. At dinner with him, Mike, Tony, and Michael’s friend, he… Read More»
Today is my dad’s 50th birthday. It would be nice to run home for a surprise party or go out for dinner, but the distance makes this a bit difficult right now. I could do the usual phone call when he gets home from work, and that would be fine. But I chatted with Mom… Read More»