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I’m Buried!

Truly. My publisher wants me to revise the entirety of my technology curriculum ASAP. That’s six textbooks and two add-ons. I’ve been at it a month, but I’m not close to done, so forgive me for writing less for a few weeks. When you hear a big HUZZAH from the West Coast, you’ll know I’ve finished.

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Yeah, that's me being busy

Cartoon credit: Guy Bowen at Cartoonnoise.net. Click the cartoon for more of him.

Jacqui Murray is the editor of a technology curriculum for K-fifth grade and creator of two technology training books for middle school. She is the author of Building a Midshipman, the story of her daughter’s journey from high school to United States Naval Academy midshipman. She is webmaster for five blogs, an Amazon Vine Voice book reviewer, a columnist for Examiner.com, and a weekly contributor to Write Anything and Technology in Education. Currently, she’s working on a techno-thriller that should be ready this summer. Contact Jacqui at her writing office or her tech lab, Ask a Tech Teacher.

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4 thoughts on “I’m Buried!

    • I took a day off work to work on the curriculum. Finished off fifth grade. Now I’m onto the Middle School books. It’ll take about a week for each, which butts me up against summer. I need the summer for my novel so that works. You’re right, though, it will be worth it. I already like the changes tremendously over the original.

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  1. Haha–school being out for you means more activity with your little ones. For me, it means more free time. I have to have this editing job done by then so I can do my real writing!

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  2. Good luck with all the revisions! My busy season hit this month, with school terms almost ending and the sun staying out later, which means more outside time, less inside time (and less writing time!).

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