When a student has a concept story and its separate parts are cool but when they come together it’s a hot mess
When an undergrad writes a story that includes a funeral, infanticide, domestic violence, yoga, and pills.
no-t0ri0us-deactivated20121204 asked: I love your blog! It's so great to see a college experience through a professor's perspective! I apologize for asking, but I'm just curious; what's your gender?
Thanks for writing! I’m a cisgender female.
When a student gets a hold of my phone number and texts me a work-related question.
What I tell my chair when I decide to chat with my writer friends on twitter instead of attend a meeting.
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How I feel when I have to tell yet another batch of students that they can’t write sci-fi or fantasy for workshop