M.A. (hons) English + Medieval History
M.Phil. "The Role of the Giants in Norse Mythology"
Educator. High School English - grades 11 & 12.
- Despite every opportunity, I have successfully avoided becoming rich and famous.
My Favorites: Reading and Writing
Fiction: Action/Adventure, Fairytales, Folklore & Mythology, Literary, Multicultural, Political, Sci Fi/Fantasy, Short Story
Non-Fiction: Biography, History, Politics & Current Affairs, Science
My favorite book is an Indian cookbook I got years ago. Useful thing.
Whatever's in the textbook. From Chaucer to Amy Tan.
My classroom. That's where I get paid for it (though not very much.)
Emails. Memos. Grocery lists. Rude and disheartening comments on my students' essays.
Fiction: Sci Fi/Fantasy
Rowling - great story-teller. Chaucer - funny. Faulkner - funky. Hurston - full of life. Shakespeare - mind-blowing. Garrison Keillor - amazing story-teller. Tolkien - sublime. The list goes on.