The Difference A Few Kind Words Can Make In A Person’s Life – OHS024 - One Hand Speaks


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High School... What a time. For some it was great, for others not so great and for most of us it is something we all experience. This story is about my high school art teacher Mrs. Hendricks. She was a small and delicate elderly women. She taught pottery and ceramics in my first period art class my junior year at Saint Joseph High School in South Bend, Indiana. I took her class for two years and to this day I still have a fond affinity for ceramics. I did it for a number of years in and after college. I have had the great fortune of living my entire life as an artist and I have "made it work." So much of this path goes to the few kind words my high school art teacher said to me at just the right time and in just the right way. Many times I have debated giving up my life as an artist for all the reasons facing many artists make this decision. But then I hear the words of of Mrs. Hendricks. Show Notes: Simply a slice of life story about a high school art teacher who said the right thing to me at the right time in just the right way. I thought for sure that was the day I was about to get expelled. Resources: Saint Joseph High School - The setting for this story. Contact. Follow. Share. instagram | facebook | twitter | pinterest How to review the podcast on iTunes If you enjoyed, benefited or were impacted by the podcast, it would be beyond cool if you’d take a minute and write a review on iTunes. To do that, just launch the iTunes podcast app on your computer or phone. Search for One Hand Speaks, select the album art for the show, select ratings and reviews and then write your review. Big thanks and appreciation. Please spread and share if you feel other will benefit and enjoy. Play your hand, AlejAndro

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