April 1…

The career fair at school today was quite the success. Kudos to Sam for making it happen. I know its been a long time dream of his. Us, the teaching staff were somewhat uninformed of the plan for the day but that is just par for the course. At least we got out early and thats always a plus. Was going to head home right after but detoured to Javawava instead. Needed to get caffinated …

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The lack of motivation…

The lack of motivation in class just befuddles me. They will sit there and pick their noses or stare into space with such conviction that one almost has to admire this strange celebration of the rut. Its as if all ambition has been burned out of them. Ran into Martha today. She showed me pictures of her trip to Mexico and gave me a running commentry as I flipped through them. She seemed to have …

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The Shit goes out… to the trailer!

So, I finally picked up the gumption to get the office cleaned. Its been a mess for a while and I wanted the festival stuff out! Out of here and into the trailer. Got most of it done and now there is actual SPACE to move around! Took me 2 full hours…. and I was multi-tasking! Watering the veges outside while I dove into boxes of crap. Of course I got obsessive about trying to …

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Second Period

The kids use this as their “kick-back” class. And I really don’t mind it as long as work is done. Its something that I feel is essential to the creative process. For many of them their work seems to be more developed than when they first began. For the rest of them… they are just marking time. Thats their choice. One cannot force creativity on anyone. My nose and ear is still bunged up. I …

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Back again… dammit!

Got back to work today after the spring break. I was hoping for a new attitude but as the day wore on … it all decended back into the same old hole of crap. I really need to get a new gig. Although this one affords me more than I could ever afford before… its killing me inside. Drove back yesterday from SF and was reminded how much I enjoy doing the long haul. There …

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