Love That March Madness

Some high school teachers might cringe at the thought of using a book about a fourth-or-fifth grade boy who doesn’t want to write poetry to teach their students about poetry, but […]


An Oldie but Goodie

In recognition of Throwback Thursday, I thought I’d share one of my favorite teacing resources:  The Lively Art of Writing by Lucile Vaughan Payne. I was introduced to this book as […]


Super Sentences

Disclaimer: I’m cheating a little tonight by revisiting a piece I wrote in March of 1999. I wrote this as a reflection during a workshop, but when scanning through documents saved […]