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Pencil down

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Dear reader,

I dreamt of being back in grade school the other night. I remember flashes of long ago classrooms and running around the playground. I woke up at the end of a math exam right after the teacher announced, “Time’s up. Please put your pencil down.”

Though it’s been a long time since I took a test in school, those words kept reverberating in my thoughts. 

Later today, I will start teaching my annual Awareness Through Movement summer camp. Next weekend, I’ll present the Teachers’ Seminars associated with that program to interested teachers and trainees. Then I am going to take a bit of a break. 

I’m writing this brief note to let you know that I will put my pencil down for the next few weeks and won’t be writing any blog posts. 

Catch you on the flip side.

I based the image at the top of today’s blog on a photograph by Miguel Á. Padriñán from

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  1. Dear Larry,
    Colleagues continue to talk about your summer course! Many of us plan to participate, and we spread the word of your teaching.
    ‘Pencil down’ rings a bell.
    I look forward to your lessons ‘on the flip side’ these next five days. And your teacher’s seminar Saturday, July 30 promises to be a most wonderful finale!