Being an assistant to a blind English teacher definitely had its ups and downs. It was a desk job without being a desk job. Unconventional, yes. Sometimes boring and... sometimes not so boring. I had my good days as well as the bad. I worked after school hours out of Henry’s home. He lived with … Continue reading The Blind Man and the Pool
Category: Working for a Blind Man
I once was an assistant to a blind English teacher. (This was when I wanted to get my Phd in English and teach.) He wasn’t the nicest, fairest, or even well-mannered person out there. But it sure made for some really interesting stories to tell.
I’ve always had some unconventional jobs. Most people can’t understand my affinity to somehow become employed in the most out-of-the-box type of positions… but it makes perfect sense to me. I’ve always been an oddball. Normalcy doesn't have much of a place in my world. If something “normal” found its way into my life, I’d … Continue reading Grading Papers