The Great Gatsby Roundup

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Do you have an old copy of The Great Gatsby lying around?  Here’s what you can do with it, Old Sport. If you are a regular reader of this blog, you know that I teach in an inner-city school where students do not have enough access to the books that they needs.  And, if you went […]

January Reading

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Here’s what I read in January It’s hard to believe that I’ve been writing these what I read this month posts for an entire year now, but I have.  Not a lot of people read these, but they have focused my reading and kept me disciplined more than anything since I was assigned my last […]

Bow Tie Tuesday

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Real men wear bow ties. The bow tie is such a risky article of clothing.  Wear it right and you look urbane and debonair; wear it wrong and you look like a clown.  About six months ago I was feeling sartorially frisky and decided to buy one.  I ordered this one off amazon.com, and my […]