How The American Dream Nearly Destroyed Me

Reflections On A Wasted Life, And Why I Don’t Regret It. They really should have seen it coming, my parents. After 4 years of college, my mother graduated with the ability to speak, read, and write French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, and Latin. Imagine the opportunities available to a woman with those skills! Unfortunately, this was … Read more

Has It Really Been Six Months?

Six months since I updated this site? Whatever is wrong with me! So now it’s February 9th, 2020. My weather app shows that at this moment, 3:15 pm, it’s “Cold, dark, overcast, and super lame.” Oh, and 35°. Each day around this time, one of my camera apps sends me an encouraging message that it’s … Read more

AlphaSmart Neo: Further Considerations

As with everything else new, there’s a learning curve. Fortunately, with the AlphaSmart Neo, it’s not very steep. At first I was concerned about being able to add special characters and symbols, such as é, î, or even ™ or ©. Already taken care of! The Neo was, after all, designed to be used in … Read more