Friend Friday

I first met Uma Krishnaswami via email, when, as then faculty chair, she invited me to be a guest lecturer at the Vermont College of Fine Arts MFA for Writing for Children and YA program. It took several years and a new chair before our schedules meshed. Last January, I spent a glorious ten days… Read more »

“A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.” Chinese proverb

Teacher Tuesday

Arika Dickens teaches in the Bellevue School District in Washington state, at Medina Elementary and is another one of the good sport teachers who responded to my plea for quiz participants on Twitter. She said it was fun — I bet you would enjoy it, too! You don’t have to be in the classroom to… Read more »