"We are such stuff as dreams are made on, rounded with a little
The Tempest, Act IV, Scene VIII
"I like this place and willingly could waste my time in it."
As You Like It, Act II, Scene IV
What I’m doing with my life
I am taking classes towards my teaching certification in 6-12
English. I am also working towards an MFA in Children's Lit, but
currently only have time to work on it during summers.
During the week I work with awesome special needs middle schoolers.
I teach an SAT prep class on the weekends.
If I get a spare minute, I write poetry and have been working on my
Spanish! I'm also a big movie buff and music lover.
I moved back to Richmond about a year ago, so I've been connecting
with new and old friends and rediscovering my favorite parts about
I’m really good at
Listening to people. Working with kids. Telling stories. Writing
poems. Taking naps. Trivia. Sudoku. Singing in the car. Making
The first things people usually notice about me
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: Shakespeare, Harry Potter, Pride and Prejudice, The Hours,
The Prophet, Siddhartha, One Hundred Years of Solitude, The Westing
Game, The Graveyard Book, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part Time
Movies: All of them? But to pick a few...
Cinema Paradiso, Mary Poppins, LOTR, You've Got Mail
Shows: Downton Abbey, Louie, Modern Family, Parks & Rec, The
Music: The Beatles, Fleetwood Mac
The six things I could never do without
Family and friends
More than six! I broke the rules!
I spend a lot of time thinking about
The people I love.
Stories I want to write.
What's for dinner.
On a typical Friday night I am
Out with friends, or watching a movie, or catching up on school
work, or catching up on sleep!
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I have a semi-famous ancestor who was known for being psychic.
You should message me if
You are kind and can make me laugh. :)