Tag: school stuff

A little bit of insight…

A little bit of insight…

I had a homework assignment this week for my Craft and Practice in Creative Writing class.  It was an “observation and reflection” free-writing exercise for which we were to take 20-30 minutes in some familiar setting.  For the first 10-15 minutes, we had to simply observe on our surroundings, considering the external aspects of our environment.  For […]

Posted 9.10.2014/1108 | Wednesday in Pondering Life, School Days / 0 Comments

College and Crochet

College and Crochet

A little bit of Hermione… I am truly loving most of my classes this semester!  I only have one that is a traditional classroom setting, albeit an online one.  That is my Mythology and Modern Life class.  I really am loving my class in terms of what I am studying.  My professor is amazing; I’ve done […]

Posted 10.28.2013/1306 | Monday in Craftastic Goodies, School Days / 0 Comments

Crafty Witch and Pseudo-Hermione

Crafty Witch and Pseudo-Hermione

The Crafty Witch I spent part of yesterday afternoon updating PDFs for my own crochet designs, offered here as well, and setting up a Ravelry store.  All of my goodies are free, at least so far.  I found a couple of great Ravelry plugins for my site, too, in my side bar.  One (Ravelry Goodies) shows […]

Posted 9.12.2013/0856 | Thursday in Craftastic Goodies, School Days / 0 Comments

Tryin’ to get my learnin’ on…

Tryin’ to get my learnin’ on…

I have never in my life tried so hard to learn something in my life and it is frustrating as hell.  Before this semester, I was so looking forward to my two independent study classes, Women of Faerie and The Faerie Realm in Folklore and Literature, both taught by the same professor.  I registered for them last […]

Posted 4.9.2013/0759 | Tuesday in Bitches & Moans, School Days / 0 Comments


Faeries in my future

Faeries in my future

Today is a big day in my world.  It is registration day for next semester and, of course, it is Election Day.  I have registered for 4 classes, although I may need to add another.  Then there is the question of financial aid.  Will I still be eligible if I find out that I need […]

Posted 11.6.2012/0942 | Tuesday in School Days / 1 Comment

The Army vs. Family

The Army vs. Family

Where does the time go? Donovan decided on a college last night.  He is a future University at Albany – SUNY alumni!  That is the same college I went to as a freshman and 1 semester as a sophmore before I went into the Army.  He also got accepted into the Honors College, which sounds like something […]

Posted 4.2.2010/1400 | Friday in Camouflage Life, Family Stuff, Kid Tales, School Days / 0 Comments