I used to write so much

Every semester I try to do the assignments along with my students partly as a way for me to keep up my own writing practice (I write things I turn in for my classes sometimes), and partly to experience for myself what my students experience when I walk them through a multi-stage writing prompt, or set draft deadlines at certain intervals.

Author Toolbox Blog Hop: Keep a little of your self for yourself

I sometimes worry that, although I am writing fiction, readers may try to “decode” the story by retracing my steps to find the original sliver of my reality that served as the starting point, and then take it one step too far to try and decode me.

Author Toolbox Blog Hop: Duotrope and the resume of failures

Alongside the resume I regularly update, I have another document that gets a similar treatment that’s almost like my resume’s shadow.