Tag: writing

Overcoming Writers Block

We all have it at one point or another. Writers block. I’m finding that with each chapter or section within a chapter I encounter the blank page staring at me. Menacingly. After I collect my thoughts I start to organize what I want to write. Once I get beyond that initial stumbling block I can write for hours. So long in fact…

On the road…

Well, everything is all set and I’m headin’ on out and leaving my computer behind for a couple of weeks. Soon I’ll be on the road  traveling around the Eastern portion of the US interviewing and shooting video for the book and the website. (Keep and eye out for some cool Tweets and photos when I’m out and about!) I’m pretty…

Reflections of a 20-something me

The time has finally come to send off my first chapter to my editor. I’m filled with so many emotions. Anticipation mingled with nervousness, but mostly excitement. But wait, you say: “how are you sending off that first chapter so soon?” Couple of things: 1. Even though I only just started blogging about the book, I’ve been working on it…

Summer Vacation – What Are Your Plans?

As another end of an academic year came to a close I began to plan out my summer. I knew I had the AAUP 2013 Annual Conference on the docket since I’m presenting my research “Cracking the Neomillennial Learning Code: Teaching in the 21st Century.” I figured the family and I would tour Washington, DC a little. Perhaps take in a few of…