Word Crush Wednesday: Sandra Cisneros

I've been thinking a lot about language of late. Quick backstory: ten years ago I began learning German. I was good at it, in my beginner's level class at high school. I liked it, and so I stuck with it. As the years progressed, fewer people took it. By my last year, I was one… Continue reading Word Crush Wednesday: Sandra Cisneros

Thought Scramble

The dreaded freewrite. Time to write. What do I write, what do I say in ten minutes? Exactly ten minutes but who's counting? How do you judge ten minutes on a digital clock anyway, the kind that doesn't show seconds? Argh. One minute down, but I think it's more like thirty seconds. I feel very… Continue reading Thought Scramble