Oklahoma Tornadoes: Victims In Need

I am sure many of you reading this blog have seen nothing on the news but the tragic destruction of Moore, Oklahoma.  However, there is a community hit by an EF-3 tornado the night before these terrible events who are being missed by the media entirely. I live and work in the Little Axe community,Continue reading “Oklahoma Tornadoes: Victims In Need”

Little Axe Softball Girls 3-Peat at Oklahoma State Championship

Last Friday we all piled on the buses to attend the Oklahoma State High School Softball Championship games held at the Oklahoma Softball Hall of Fame in Oklahoma City.  Many of my students were on the field that day and then the following Saturday.  We all cheered until our throats became hoarse, and our girlsContinue reading “Little Axe Softball Girls 3-Peat at Oklahoma State Championship”

The U.S. of After Chapter 5

Clayton My eyelids eventually parted to let me see that crazy red headed girl sittin’ in a brown leather recliner just across from me.  Her fiery red hair was all tied up in a pony tail and she had on a plain denim baseball cap pulled down over the smooth, porcelain features of her face. Continue reading “The U.S. of After Chapter 5”

The U.S. of After Chapter 4

Amy Yeah, so I was just sitting in my house minding my own business when this skinny nerd decided to break in.  I suppose I couldn’t blame him, what with the world all gone crazy, but a girl’s gotta defend herself.  I dragged his sorry self into the house and then bound him all upContinue reading “The U.S. of After Chapter 4”