Halfway done with the Fire Academy!

Happy Monday everyone. 🙂

I’m working on some stories that I’ll share in the next few weeks. As I write the drafts, I realize they’re all about negative topics. Why is it that experiencing frustration, sadness or fear nudges me to write a story, but I rarely feel creative regarding positive emotions?

Today I wanted to share a happy update so my blog doesn’t get too depressing. My husband is exactly halfway through his firefighter training program. I wrote the story of how he started this career path here and here. I had a lot of confidence as I wrote those posts, because I knew Sung was well-prepared and extremely motivated to succeed.

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Control C / Control V

The first paper I ever wrote was about the digestive system. I think I was about 9 years old. I didn’t quite understand that “writing a paper” meant using my own words. I checked out a library book and copied its contents word for word. I even traced the book’s cute illustrations in the margins of my notebook paper. 

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