Category: Fun

Tips for making learning fun, building community, and relieving stress (for both instructor and student)

Posted in All Fun Reflections

Simplicity: My one little word (OLW) and plan for 2015

This blog post is inspired by Anna Gratz Cockerille of Two Writing Teachers and their “One Little Word” challenge. Anna…

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What is Your Superpower and What is Your Kryptonite?

Six years into my NWP (National Writing Project) adventure, I continue to be amazed by the awesomeness that abounds whenever…

Posted in All CLMOOC Fun

Hacking The “How To”

I spent my writing time during the Morehead Writing Project Invitational Summer Institute creating my first “Make” for the 2014…

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On Creating a Community of Writers (How and Why)

  I’ve blogged a lot about community and why I think it is important to share writing and feedback. Community…

one does not simply create a community of writers
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Community Doesn’t Just Happen

A writing community is important for all writers. It is no fun to write alone and writing alone does not…

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Writers Making Magic or Hosting a Writing Marathon

What’s New? A decade after I wrote this original post I am quite sure that I will never be Queen…