currently reading...

currently reading...
Crossing to Safety

favorite novels...

  • the brothers karamazov by fyodor dostoevsky
  • anna karenina by leo tolstoy
  • cry, the beloved country by alan paton
  • the inferno by dante alighieri
  • catch-22 by joseph heller
  • doctor zhivago by boris pasternak
  • for whom the bell tolls by ernest hemingway
  • the secret agent by joseph conrad

favorite short stories...

  • the death of ivan ilych by leo tolstoy
  • the enduring chill by flannery o'connor
  • revelation by o'connor
  • master and man by tolstoy
  • harrison bergeron by kurt vonnegut
  • greenleaf by o'connor

other english/language arts teachers...

a sports fanatic...

In addition to managing my own fantasy football league (The League of the Jackals), I am an addicted follower of various sports. I am fanatically loyal to my favorite teams: the Minnesota Vikings (; the Denver Nuggets (; the Colorado Rockies (; and the New Jersey Devils (

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Monday, April 23, 2007

Checking back in...

Well, it's been a while, but such is life. This semester has been crazy and while I am excited that there are only three weeks left until it's all over, I am frightened by the thought of how many assignments still linger. To my professors, please don't feel badly exempting me from assignments. To my fellow graduate students, finish strong. Back to it....