From the Grand Canyon we went to Phoenix, and then to Vegas, and then, through the dry landscape of Joshua trees, to Southern California. Far from where I’d come. But closer to being the person I wanted to be. We’d been traveling almost three weeks. It was the summer of 1997. I’d just graduated from college … Continue reading Far From Home (A Memoir)
To my students: So this is going to be our classroom writing blog, where we’ll post our writing and other literacy- based projects for an authentic audience. I’m looking forward to developing this with you throughout the year, and seeing what we do with it. There’s no telling how great it can be. Sincerely, Mr. … Continue reading Tellings!