Limerick Challenge Week 47: Tell Me A Story!

There once was a gal so plump! Always nothing but sit on her rump! Hence she decided to jog Oh! Fell asleep on a log Then hit the ground with a humongous thump! Limerick Challenge Week 47: Tell Me A Story!  

Project: Oral Histories

Organization:  Voces Oral History Project – University of Texas Libraries Website:  http://www.lib.utexas.edu/voces/index.html The energy in the room was contagious and I caught the bug quickly.  I attended a workshop several months ago that was put on by an organization named The Voces Oral History Project – University of Texas Libraries.  It’s about documenting the contributions…

Project: The Free Minds Program of Austin

A Program of Foundation Communities Mission:  Free Minds harnesses the power of the humanities to help motivated adults overcome social and economic limitations and connect with institutions of higher education. Based on the national model of the Clemente Course in the Humanities, Free Minds is founded on the belief that engaging with the humanities can…

Limerick Challenge Week 46: Over The Years

Over the years, old lady in purple Once young but now walked with a hirple Laughed and danced all along Til she tripped o’er a song Now she reads books to kids in a circle. Limerick Challenge Week 46: Over The Years!  

Loving the Journey of Life

Oh where to begin today.  I have so many things going on inside me right now.  Life has been sad, painful, challenging, happy, wonderful and exquisite, often all in the same day.  The roller coaster ride is incredible.  But I don’t really like roller coaster rides.  I have found that I have lived life on…

Project: NaNoWriMo & NaBloPoMo

Hello fellow NaNoWriMo and NaBloPoMo participants!!  In addition to participating in NaBloPoMo, I’m also participating in the NaNoWriMo Challenge, both of which came to my attention several months ago and I’m very excited that the time is here.  I’m a bit nervous about it for several reasons, as the term challenge indicates, it can be…