What is Your Favorite Poem?

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I asked this simple question, “What is your favorite poem?” to some of my favorite people on Twitter. You can read their answers here. I decided to use the power of Twitter to ask some of my favorite Twitter celebrities a question they might not have been asked before: What is your favorite poem? The […]

December Reading (Part 2)

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Here’s what I read in December (Part two of two) (Numbering continues from part one.) 4. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka I realized with a start that my students were not doing enough outside reading for their world lit class, and I had a crisis about what to assign them, so I had them all read The Metamorphosis by Franz […]

December Reading (Part One)

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Here’s What I Read in December (Part one of two) Prologue: The books I DNF’d. Before getting into the books I read this month, I have to start with the books I did not finish. First was Morrissey’s autobiography, Autobiography, which I wrote about in a previous post. But I also DNF’d Herman Hesse’s Siddhartha, […]