Today is September 11, 2011

 Where were you ten years ago today, on 9/11/01? I was on my way to teach a Freshman Composition course and noticed a crowd of people hovered around…

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Writing to Change the World

 “All totalitarian governments achieve their ends by frightening and isolating people, and by preventing honest public discussion of important matters….

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The Courage to Blog Imperfectly

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” (Can you guess who said this? Initials A.N. 1903-1977 Much-quoted controversial French…

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Uprooting Bad Habits and Attitudes

“There is a time in the life of every problem when it is big enough to…

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A–Art

“Everything happening, great or small, is a parable whereby God speaks…

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Eat Happiness for Breakfast

“I saw more clearly than ever, that the first and primary business to which…

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