"One more question...what is your dream job?"
"I really want to be a writer."
Today, I had the privilege of sharing with a college class of educators preparing to go into Special Education Administration.
We had talked about school improvement, and priorities in Special Education programming, and working with staff members, parents, and students. We had talked about a healthy work-home balance, philosophies and beliefs, and a Multi-Tiered System of Supports.
At the very end, one of the class members asked me what my dream job would be and absolutely without hesitation, I said, "I really want to be a writer."
It just rolled off of my tongue.
I didn't think about it or ponder or consider other possibilities -- I just said it very clearly and matter-of-factly, "I really want to be a writer."
Yet, I haven't blogged in almost a year.
I've not published a book in almost a year.
And you know -- that's okay.
I do really want to be a writer.
But for now, in this season of life, I'll continue to collect knowledge, life experiences, and family memories. And someday in the future, I'll use these quips of information to share with the world when I write another book and publish this blog more regularly.
Trying to be present in my current season here in the farmhouse,