Sunday Salon: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

And no, I’m not talking about the holidays…I’m talking about the end of the fall semester! *waves to everyone* As a teacher, I dread midterms because that’s the point when I always get buried under an avalanche of papers to grade, and it doesn’t end until the semester is over. This semester was extra extra funContinue reading “Sunday Salon: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year”

Sunday Salon: Junot, Gloria, and Banned Books Week

Greetings, lovely readers. I’m still alive. I’ve had a frustrating, hectic, and depressing September (one of my cats has vanished into thin air). Between grad school and teaching, I haven’t had as much time to blog as I’d like. HOWEVER, last week was awesome because I went to Austin to see Junot at Book People.Continue reading “Sunday Salon: Junot, Gloria, and Banned Books Week”

Sunday Salon: Making it Count

First off, I hope my U.S. readers had a good holiday weekend. I had two Thanksgiving meals. One was the day before Thanksgiving; my brother’s friend invited a bunch of people to his house for a vegan meal. I’m pretty sure everyone except the vegan host, his vegan brother, and his vegan ex-girlfriend were meatContinue reading “Sunday Salon: Making it Count”