true tales of a music teacher

Yoooo. I really wanna write a blog post, but that requires effort and all of my effort should be going to making my classes run smoothly for the week/year.

Do you understand my dilemma?

“Birds are flyin’ south for winter.
Here’s the Weird-Bird headin’ north,
Wings a-flappin’, beak a-chatterin’,
Cold head bobbin’ back ‘n’ forth.
He says, ‘It’s not that I like ice
Or freezin’ winds and snowy ground.
It’s just sometimes it’s kind of nice
To be the only bird in town.’”

– Shel Silverstein (via observando)

My 1st TCDA

Currently, I am sitting with a blanket on my head, trying to shield myself from the frozen tundra blowing from my air vents while Avatar: The Last Airbender is playing on my iPad. This is my way of recovering from the amazing few days I have spent in San Antonio for TCDA.

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And now, I will try to get some sleep and hopefully wake up early enough to look somewhat decent for a full day of people followed by days and days of choral music ed. sessions and FUN FUN FUN! 

It might seem like I’m being facetious, but I’m actually thrilled to be headed to San Antonio for TCDA with friends!

It took me two hours to pack my suitcase. I’m tired.