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From boob jobs and going gray to autism and the human mind, here’s a bit of stuff About Me

Woman lying on hammock
Woman lying on hammock
Selfie just taken


Ideas on the running-writing connection, goal-setting, and doing your best

Image by Paul Brennan from Pixabay


It’s a heck of a journey, this special needs parenting thing

My son Diego


Understanding what it means to be wrong

Image by Kimberly Gordon from Pixabay

Why We’re Prone to Error

1. The feeling of “knowing” is powerfully seductive


Not today at least.

Photo by Zdeněk Macháček on Unsplash


How come higher education leaders are not doing more to prevent and punish contract cheating?

College graduates holding up their caps
College graduates holding up their caps
Photo by Leon Wu on Unsplash


For those who have unhealthily shifted too much of their sleeping and reading time to writing

Woman reading and drinking coffee
Woman reading and drinking coffee
Image by Engin Akyurt from Pixabay


Wise words from my autistic son

Author Image. Shared with Diego’s permission


And other memorable moments (so far) from a trip with my autistic son

Author image. Diego at Grand Teton National Park. Shared with Diego’s permission


Redshirting, state guidelines, and equity

Image by S. Hermann & F. Richter from Pixabay

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