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Like a Free Bookstore

Today’s Perfect Moment is rediscovering the library. For the past couple of months, I have been on a bit of a reading lull. It isn’t so much that I haven’t been reading, I just haven’t been as aggressive with it … Continue reading

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Helping a Student

Today’s Perfect Moment is about finding common ground with my new students.  I think, sometimes, my teaching is more effective when I share a common interest with a student, or at least have some knowledge I can impart on them. … Continue reading

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A Cruel Reminder

I’ve been spending a lot of time looking at bikes lately. I’ve checked out many websites, read magazines, visited bike stores, talked to knowledgeable sales staff, acquired catalogues and trail maps.  All of this has got me lusting after two … Continue reading

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July 26. 2014: No Better Price than Free

I go through a lot of phases or periods or …whatever.  I like something, and I get really into it, then the thing fades to the background for a while, maybe a log while, maybe a short while.  If you’ve … Continue reading

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July 25, 2014: A Walk Amongst the Books

I’ve got it in my head to start riding my bicycle again.  As a result, I am doing an overabundance of research.  I say overabundance because I have an older bike, but for reasons not even clear to myself, I … Continue reading

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June 14 2014 Kind of like Shopping in the Library

Usually when I go to the library I know what I want to take out.  If I am particularly proactive I will have already checked the online catalogue to see if they even have the book I want and see … Continue reading

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