• Education
  • Better Than Our First Drafts

    The subject line in an emailed draft of a paper on Pride and Prejudice I received earlier this year read, “Sorry so late, not my best work.” Naturally, in my response I often send to students to let them know I’ve received their emails, I wrote, “Got it. Sounds promising.” Because, you know. With my […]

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  • And We’re Back

    We’re back to school, that is, after a long, hard summer of RVs, fake Disney trips, and backyard snakes. Yeah, you heard me. After only one snake in three years of living here, we’ve now had two in a matter of three weeks. I think the second one was also non-poisonous, but as I’ve mentioned, […]