Perspective.  It’s such an unassuming word. Yet 14 years into my teaching career, and 35 years into my life, I am only just beginning to plumb the depths of its significance for human interaction.  As a pre-teen listening to my (great) Uncle Richard preaching, I heard the story of how his mother was taken offContinue reading “Perspective”

Car Accidents and Criminal Minds

All it takes is an instant. Today. 4pm. An accident up the street slowed traffic. A Beverly High School biology teacher was driving slowly  towards Wilmington and as the sun glanced off her mirrors and she slammed on the breaks, the silver honda civic behind her, my silver honda civic, didn’t manage to stop inContinue reading “Car Accidents and Criminal Minds”