Category Archives: Teaching

Unmitigated Disaster and other Hyperbole

I went to the park today with my husband and daughters. It was my idea, even. For the last eight months or so, I’ve been fogged in like a San Francisco airport. Sometimes, the whole weekend would go by and … Continue reading

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It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. No. It was just the second thing.

I’m going to tell you a series of fictions, but the result will be truth. I’m grading the last thousand or so papers from my 2013-2014 students, and then I will be done with my worst school year in memory. … Continue reading

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