Monthly Archives: September 2013

KHP – Starting Over

Well September ended on a very sad note with the loss of my sister-in-law, JP. The entire month was really a blur. I began coaching at a new school, teaching a new subject on a new campus (same college) and … Continue reading

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Claire: Symbolism, Part 2

I’ve noticed that rock walls have shown up as a motif in my writing, so I’m going to develop some descriptive details to beef it up as a symbol in my Ireland vignettes. Rock walls have always been familiar and … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Quick update

It’s been a low mileage week and tomorrow I’ll hit the road for my longest run since last weekend, an early morning 8-miler. I’ve let myself rest a little up this week, but it’s time to get back on the … Continue reading

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KHP – Mourning

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Claire: Symbolism, Part 1

When I teach symbol analysis in my classes, my technique is to have students draw a T chart and list the literal details (using actual quotations) an author uses to describe an object on one side of the chart, then … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Colonial200 Relay Race Recap

After a few days to decompress, the world is definitely less blurry than it was when I got home from the Colonial200 Relay Saturday night. I was sore for a couple of days, dead tired, and I can’t seem to shake … Continue reading

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KHP – Waiting

Last night I went to write a quick entry here but fell asleep lying on my bed next to my laptop trying to find the words to explain the current state of affairs. I woke up at 1:30 in the … Continue reading

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