Tag: It happened to me

My Passions: Forensics

I don’t love being busy, so when I make a decision to add to my work load, it’s a sure sign there’s something about the work that I love. Such is the case with forensics. Not the CSI forensics so popular in cop shows and court procedurals, but the study of debate and the spoken…


Tales From My Haunted School #3

Happy Halloween! In celebration of this momentous holiday, I’m revisiting my old haunted school to round up a new tale. Make sure you check out the first and second blog posts about this hospital-turned-school for all the background. Unlike those first two stories, though, this one happened to me–in the flesh, so to speak. The year…


Work AND Writing

You’ll have to forgive my delay in blogging. (Not that anyone cares, except for my most loyal reader. Hi mom!) I’ve entered forensics season, and as a coach, my time has been pretty limited. I have a ton of editing blogs saved up because I’ve been doing major editing in the last months, but since…


Tales from My Haunted School #2

Click here to read part 1. After beginning my teaching career in the basement, I was moved up to the third floor the following year.  It might sound like a nice move—getting away from the morgue and the chair-moving ghosts. Rumor had it, though, that if any part of the school was more haunted than…