Back in the day, when I first began subbing, the question, “What’s a vegan?” and “Why are you a vegan?” would often come up. If my kids noticed I wasn’t eating meat, I would share my dietary choices, but not…Read more
The Singing Sub
This is my current memoir manuscript. It is updated daily. Please check back! I am submitting it to the National Novel Writing Month Contest.
I've been a substitute teacher for over five years now, but I have been a singer all of my life.
In this memoir, I recount some of the traumatic experiences that led up to me falling into my occupation as a substitute teacher, and how working with students in the classroom has positively influenced my spiritual, mental and artistic development.
Follow my journey from an impoverished, self-sabotaging, self-loathing young mother accustomed to playing small to a maturing, self-actualizing spiritual feminist determined to lead her students by example as she uses science of mind principles to help actualize her dreams of becoming a full-time artist, all while consciously giving back to the students that have supported her over the years.