Doug lawslo

Joined July 2009 and calls Mr. Lawslo's Blog home.

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Life is a trek down a constantly branching path; I have taken many wrong turns in my life, but I wouldn’t change a thing because it led me to where I am now. I am a father, a husband, a teacher, a thinker. I like to look at the sky and wonder why. I have played before thousands and prayed before one. I believe in our future because I have studied our past. I believe in God, but I accept evolution. I love to read, play guitar, and teach.
I’ll also be posting stories from my students, so don’t give me all the credit.


  1. Subbing

    Walking into the math class, the teacher glanced around with some trepidation. Occasionally having to be a substitute had recently become part of his job, but walking into a math class was always accompanied by a certain amount of fear. It wasn’t...

  2. When?

    A man sits on his front porch, looking at the stars, thinking: “When did I become ‘Dad’ instead of ‘Daddy’? Was there a particular moment when I stopped being someone fun to hang out with and instead became merely a means to an end: ‘Can yo...

  3. Call from a Familiar Phone Compnay

    The phone rings. “Is this Eric in 2009?” “Yes” “Are you aware of the trans-time phone charges that have recently been accrued to your account?” “Um” “You had not previously activated this feature; therefore additional charges will be ...

  4. The Audacity of Sasquatch

    The curtains were ethereal as a gentle breeze drifted past the open window. “I don’t remember leaving that open,” I thought. Looking at the floor beneath, I noticed what looked like mud in three distinctly smaller blotches leading towards my den....