Reflections: Placement Month One

“Sometimes, you have to look back in order to understand the things that lie ahead.” – Yvonne Woon

This past month has been full of a lot of learning experiences both in my personal life and through Praxis. It has been a rollercoaster, to say the least, and I have been holding on for dear life the entire time. 

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The Goodbye Is Hard

“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” – Winnie the Pooh

When you say hello there is a sense of wonder, of something new. When you say goodbye there is a sense of wonder too, but it is wonder about when/if you will see the person again. There is excitement behind the first wonder and fear behind the second. Both make you have the feeling in your gut of the unknown. 

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There Are Two Sides To Every Story, And They're Both Right

“Sometimes people do what they think is for the best, and their intentions are misinterpreted.” – Theresa Breslin

Have you ever gotten into an argument with someone and you could not believe that they were standing strong to their side? This is because we can only see the world through our eyes, and unfortunately, there is no way to swap your lenses and see the world through theirs.

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