What use is a writer who doesn’t write? This is the question I’ve asked myself most frequently this fall. I’ve… Read more Weathering the Silence
From the frequency (or lack thereof) of blog posts I publish, you may think that I’ve forgotten about the blog… Read more Silence and the Ethics of Blogging
Last month, I went to see George Clooney (yes, 2-time People Sexiest Man Alive George Clooney) speak at Wortham for… Read more Notes from the Brilliant Lecture Series
Monday night I met with my critique group. We are an odd bunch, gathered together by our mutual interest in… Read more Listening to Language
Something really exciting happened to me this weekend. I successfully made Greek yogurt for the first time. From scratch. Let… Read more Never give up, never surrender!
Yesterday I attempted to perform my civic duty as a citizen of the United States. That is to say, I… Read more Walking around Houston
Yesterday my women/gender/sexualities class had the rare pleasure of speaking (via Skype) with Katherine Frank, author of G-Strings and Sympathy,… Read more Academia and Fiction