Photo by Jacqueline Smith on Pexels.com In the last three weeks, I have read three books by three famous authors, and all three were very disappointing. The last one, in fact, disappointed me so much that after I read the last page, I stood up and chunked it across the room. Before the bibliophiles hunt … Continue reading On Writing: Lousy Finds from an LFL
Photo by Pexels User on Pexels.com During my semester of student teaching, I had several students who caused me more than a small amount of stress. There was Heather, who absolutely hated everything about me and would never do anything I asked her to do. John, who would deliberately get into arguments with other students … Continue reading Memories of a Boy Named Greg
Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels.com When one of my dear friends moved away a couple years ago, she Marie Kondo-ed her house and came across a few books that she thought I would enjoy. The first, a non-fiction account of the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition which was marred by the H.H. Holmes murders, looked … Continue reading On Writing: Is It Okay to Sin Now?