August 9, 2018
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Tempus fidgets, as my mother used to say. She and about a million others in the Greatest Generation, I’m sure. True that, though: time passes so fast you don’t even notice it going by. Yesterday, for example, I didn’t notice … Continue reading
July 20, 2010
One of next fall’s English 101 students e-mailed yesterday. This is a kid who was in one of my other courses and decided to take the upcoming class because she liked my style (read: she got a good grade). She … Continue reading
July 14, 2009
It’s 9:30 at night and the temperature on the back porch, which has been in the shade all day, is 100 degrees. Brain’s temperature is somewhere in that vicinity, too. Today reminded me of why I love teaching so bitterly. … Continue reading