Patti LaBelle and Step Aerobics

Today is the last day of class before the end of NaNoWriMo, and my students are very studiously working on their drafts, so I figured now is as good a time as any to update....

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June 2018 Wrap-Up

I started this post yesterday and was all excited I would get my Monday post done on a Monday, but I got sleepy before I finished it and went to bed. Oh well. Anyway, this...

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Fiction Reading Day! #sol17

Today was the fiction reading I coordinated for my creative writing students, and it went well. About 25 people showed up, and a few even stayed the whole time. (Since this is...

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Nerding Out #sol17

Yesterday, I put this prompt up on the board for my creative writing students: Write a scene in which a character standing in an open courtyard filled with people she (or he)...

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The Artist’s Way & the Artist Date

This fall, I'm teaching a fiction writing class for the first time, and I'm super excited. Because I've never taught the class before, I'm using a co-worker's syllabus....

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