We are 79 days into 2019 and it is the eve of the Spring Equinox! As I reminisce about the last three and a half months, there are a few moments that would definitely qualify as best memory of the year so far – nevertheless choosing one would definitely have to be issue, acceptance, and signing of my new contract!
Otherwise known as my freedom papers, I am elated to be trading island life for subtropical temperatures and sea views. In just 84 days I will be exiting stage left expeditiously. A quick refresher and love recharge stateside for about six weeks reconnecting with family and friends.
Then 137 days from now, new beginnings in a new country at a new school learning a new curriculum approach with new colleagues. Moreover, I realized for the first time in a decade I will have my own classroom, so new adventures and opportunities to match.
Never know what life is going to bring you, nor where it is going to take you. Had you asked me 365 or 730 days ago would I be here right now at this time and place, I would not have ever even imagined it. Life lessons: don’t limit yourself, dream big and imagine the “impossible”. Why not? Nothing to lose . . .