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My Work History

Posted on Jun 4, 2003 | Last Updated Nov 19, 2011

Humorous accounts of my work history as a jack-of-all-trades.

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Hole in my Heel

Posted on Jan 27, 2005 | Last Updated Nov 8, 2011

The story of how I survived a wound that killed legendary Achilles.

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achilles heel, severed tendon

Promoting Interest in the Classroom

Posted on Sep 22, 2008 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011

An essay about the role teachers play in making subjects interesting, valuable and relevant to students. Prompted by an Open-House visit to Westland High School.

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education, interest

Society's sentiment towards evolution

Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 30, 2011

People argue against evolution all the time when they've never read about it.

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anti-evolutionism, evolution, evolutionary misconceptions

Adding some style to your web page

Posted on Apr 16, 2003 | Last Updated Oct 31, 2011

A beginning example of adding style to your web page.

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web page style, add style to html, css, style tutorial

Select All Checkboxes in a Form with JavaScript

Posted on Apr 20, 2004 | Last Updated Nov 5, 2011

A simple, free javascript to select/unselect all the checkboxes in a form.

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checkbox select javascript, checkboxes

Exhausted Melodies

Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 30, 2011

A poem about the repetitive nature of human nature. We all share certain core elements that repeat over the ages, linking us to humanity.

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exhausted melodies, human patterns, historic humanity, ballad of history, p

Fish Bait

Posted on Jan 26, 2003 | Last Updated Oct 31, 2011

Sometimes you want something so bad that it starts wanting you too. Cartoon of a fisherman who realizes the fish are also "fishing".

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fish bait cartoon, fishing, boat, fisherman, shawn olson

My Experience at Westland High School

How an honor-roll student can lose heart and drop out
Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 26, 2011

An overview of Shawn Olson's experience at Westland High School.

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westland high school, student teacher conflict, smart kid, honor roll, drop out, dropout

Dots

Printable Dots Sheets for Children
Posted on Dec 6, 2012 | Last Updated Dec 6, 2012

Printable Dots game. Also includes instructions on playing this classic pen-and-paper game.

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dots, game, printable, instructions
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