A Writing Teacher for Vice-Presidential Spouse

Not to be partisan here, since this is not a blog about politics, but I just learned that Jill Biden, the wife of vice-presidential candidate Joe Biden in case you hadn't guessed, teaches writing.  She teaches writing at a community college and she has mad plans to keep a diary about her experiences on the campaign trail:

"I teach writing, so you can beat that I am going to journal this experience every chance I get."

Do we love this?  Huh? Huh?  Yes we do.  I'm just certain that having a woman who is a writing teacher and a journaler near one of the highest offices in the land is a good thing. 

Besides which, she seems like a pretty amazing woman.  She married Joe five years after his wife and baby daughter were killed in a car accident and raised his two surviving sons.  Along the way she had a child or her own, taught at a community college and earned her PhD. 

Read the People magazine interview with the Obamas and the Bidens here.

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David
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Since we are blogroll buddies I thought you might enjoy this.

http://davidnotes.com/2008/08/31/dreams/

RennyBA
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I’m very sure a writing teacher can bring something good into American politics!

Wishing you a great week ahead and A Happy Labor Day 🙂

Charlotte
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Hey Renny and David, Thank you both for stopping by! And happy Labor day to all….

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