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Learning to be a Better Writer by Reading for Fun

May 23, 2013

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Following @Longreads on Twitter may seem more frivolous than some of my other teaching-related pursuits, but in truth it may be one of the most academic accounts I follow. The site cultivates long form journalism, and brings to the fore articles that many of us may read in our customary pursuits, or we might miss. Today’s […]

Words, Words Everywhere and Barely a Piece to Write

February 13, 2013

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I don’t have writer’s block–I’m certain of that. I actually have a million ideas revolving around in my head, and I keep meeting interesting people and enjoying amazing experiences that would all be worth writing about. The challenge truly is finding the time. Teaching four classes is invigorating, and my students inspire me every day. […]