Category Archives: More than you want to know
I am too sick to teach.
Classes will not meet today, but none of our due dates will change.
On loving what you’ve made too much
Be willing to revise. Don’t fall in love with your own snowballs. Or writing.
I like Marvin Diogenes’ essay “A Modified Smiley: Using an Analytic Approach in the Writing Workshop” enough to let it influence how I teach. Ken Bain’s What the Best College Teachers Do has also influenced me, as has John C. … Continue reading
We’re reading The River at the Center of the World so we can feel prepared for our big trip.
I will be in class on Monday
Here are your assignments for Friday, 06 Nov 09. 2250 Using the material you wrote and emailed me in class the last time we met, complete exercise one on page 206. Use this, like all the exercises in class, as a … Continue reading
The sickness continues
2010 (both sections) Proceed with the peer review we have planned. Be sure to email the completed forms to me as well as the peer whose work you review. The link “logos, ethos, and pathos” under 2010 can help you … Continue reading
I’ve got a sick family
and so I won’t be at school today. 2250 Workshop without me. You don’t need to email the completed forms to me this time. 3510 Keep up with the assigned reading. We’ll talk about the first big chunk … Continue reading
I may be a little late today.
UVU enrollment pressures
Most classes offered by the English department are full. This is especially true of the composition sequence, 1010 and 2010. If you’d like to add a class I’m teaching, you’ll need to watch UVlink for an opening.
I’m moving (about a hundred yards)
and in “meat space/the big blue room” rather than online. Once we’re in the new house, I’ll post more often.