Top Ten Nonfiction Books That Will Change Your Life

These ten books, I can say with confidence, have changed my life in some way, and they will probably change your life too. Or, maybe not, because I’m me and you aren’t. But I’m fairly certain that these books will make you think about nonfiction, or English boarding schools, or minimum wage jobs, or Teddy… More Top Ten Nonfiction Books That Will Change Your Life

“Soooo….Do You Want to be a Teacher?”: Lessons Learned from Being an English Major

I never liked kids. My mom loves to tell the story of how, when I was five, I asked where babies come from.  After she detailed the process in five-year-old speak, I wrinkled my nose. “Am I going to have to do that?” Don’t get me wrong, I like my own family members.  I have… More “Soooo….Do You Want to be a Teacher?”: Lessons Learned from Being an English Major

Call for Nonfiction Submissions/How You Know You’re a Nonfiction Writer

Call for Nonfiction Submissions/How You Know You’re a Nonfiction Writer 1.  You know you’re a nonfiction writer if there are moments you cannot shake.  Granted, we all have them.  Mine include the night down by the ferry, when I sat beneath the one blinking stoplight at 11 p.m., feet propped on my dashboard, a.c. running. … More Call for Nonfiction Submissions/How You Know You’re a Nonfiction Writer