About this blog

There are a few reasons this blog is in existence.

First, it’s July, and I’m not doing anything. I am reduced to starting a blog to guarantee myself something to do for about a half hour each day

Second, I am a high school Literature and Writing teacher. I require my students to keep Writing Notebooks. This blog is like the second draft in a writers notebook. It’s very raw, but has some structure and development to it. This blog puts me in my students’ position, and I plan on using some posts to teach some lessons this coming year.

Thirdly, as previously stated, I am a Writing teacher. I suppose writing teachers are supposed to write, so this is me just flexing my muscle. Now that I’ve outed myself as a teacher and writer I should have more pride in my pesentation, work on my conventions, structure, craft, but like I said before, this is a step up from a first draft, I’m not looking for perfection, just an outlet.

Fourthly, this is an experiment to test my writing stamina. See how much I can spew and how often…so far so good.

Fifthly and lastly, I always thought blogs were cool…so I finally got meself one.

On that note, this blog is about whatever random topic that strikes my fancy at whatever given moment. I feel no need to make witty remarks, keen observations, or intelligent pontifications. The title says it all “Sporadic Intelligence”, which means on the occasion that I do say something smart, don’t be so shocked. You see it gives me the option to be as shallow as necessary, and smart as I sometimes may be. I get to have my cake and eat it too.

And if you have something to say, add, comment, retort – I’m all ears 🙂


18 responses to “About this blog

  1. ur best cuzin

    August 27, 2008 at 6:13 pm

    u r afishally nutz! were did u get this idear from?
    but itz stil a cool thing!

  2. Lady-Light

    November 11, 2008 at 2:58 am

    Ha. I know the truth. The real reason is your last one, which is secretly your first one: Blogs are COOL. (I know.)

  3. Next

    November 14, 2008 at 9:20 am

    hi its me, reading your latest
    i sit here alone in front of the screen, and as i read i can hear you saying all that you write and i find myself laughing out-loud, (which i usually never do)
    Hey, theres something special about the friends you had since you were twelve 🙂

  4. youknowtheoneguy

    February 27, 2009 at 12:50 am

    Why are you a teacher who is TooYoungToTeach?

  5. Dude with hat (aka BTS)

    March 10, 2009 at 8:20 am

    A freilechen Purim! How can I contact you?

  6. tooyoungtoteach

    March 10, 2009 at 4:57 pm

    BTS: I have a very original e-mail address designated for this blog. You can contact me directly there.

  7. Sarah

    September 18, 2009 at 10:41 am

    Who did the great graphics on this website? Love the design!!

  8. tooyoungtoteach

    September 22, 2009 at 7:02 pm

    Honestly, the design is all WordPress. This is just one of their cookie cutter molds….the header picture however is all mine 🙂

  9. PK Hawk

    July 26, 2011 at 12:46 pm

    Personally, I think this blog was a great idea.

  10. littleduckies

    February 5, 2013 at 8:04 am

    Hi TYTT,
    I’ve nominated you for the Liebster Blog Award. You can find my post on it here:
    Please let me know if you plan to participate.

  11. Moment Matters

    February 28, 2013 at 2:28 am


    How’d you doing?

    I’m compiling a free e-book about the Greatest Articles and I’m featuring excellent comments. Your thoughts in “Men and Women Shopping Dissimilarity” is among the standouts! I’m asking permission if I could include your words in the book? You surely will be attributed.

    Also, I’m excited to inform you that Moment Matters is re-launching in days!

    All the best,
    Justin G. Bautista

    • TooYoungToTeach

      March 4, 2013 at 1:42 pm

      Who-da thunk that those would be my memorable words. You have my permission and blessings.

      • Moment Matters

        March 4, 2013 at 8:28 pm

        Thank you! What name would you like to go with your comment?

      • TooYoungToTeach

        March 5, 2013 at 12:10 pm

        What’s the standard, Username/Blog name, or actual name?

      • Moment Matters

        March 5, 2013 at 2:00 pm

        Actual name is preferable.

  12. Leah

    June 1, 2015 at 12:55 am

    Was that you writing about control top tights in the Family First a few weeks ago?

  13. Jennifer Frishman

    October 1, 2015 at 12:32 pm

    Hey Esther,
    Pass the Nuttery platter again, will ya? ( I should have made a face as if the nuts were spoiled last night, so that noone would crash our Nuttery party…) Anyway. My email is What’s yours? (or they both go to the same place on my phone.)


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