“It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to.”
Becoming an educator in my home state of Mississippi has stretched me farther and pushed me further as a person and professional than I ever thought I could handle. I’ve driven north and south with lengthy stays in Oxford, Jackson, and Hattiesburg. It has been a challenge in all senses of the word, but also led to some of the most important experiences of my life so far.