- I get to know my students better.
- I know they will be pleased to see feedback on their work
- I get a feeling of accomplishment.
- I learn from them.
- I get to see how they approach assignments creatively.
To top it off, I stayed home today and worked on my back porch. My fountain is gurgling, I can hear faint piano notes from the music school next door, Ringo is napping at my feet, and the yard is a riot of green. Life is good!