Soul Thoughts

Lost My Shine

Lost My Shine I’ve lost my shine; my sparkle. I am a teacher in December with students whom have various degrees of behavior, from extreme walk-around-the-room blurting anything they want behavior to sit-in-their-seat properly with a super silent hard-to-hear their voice demeanor. I am tired. Bone-weary tired. I do not know if I can make… Read More Lost My Shine

Soul Thoughts

In the Trenches

Every year we hear our colleagues use the phrase, “In the trenches.” “I feel like I am working in the trenches.” “We work in the trenches every day.” “Back to the trenches.” You’ve heard it. You may have even said it a time or too many times to count. What does that mean? Has anyone… Read More In the Trenches