Book Review – How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas C. Foster

A reader’s imagination is the act of one creative intelligence engaging another. With How to Read Literature Like a Professor, Thomas C. Foster does a commendable job of introducing “surface readers” to a more fruitful type of reading. Foster is, surprise(!), an English professor and decades of student interaction inspired him to write this book. What’s that? You have an …

Why So Serious?

Because I need to be. Fighting my natural instincts, I’ve spent the last two days chewing over and taking to heart what I wrote in my last article. The results? I wrote 2065 words in three separate sittings. Just writing scenes. It didn’t matter if it was tied to my current novel. I just wrote whatever I felt like writing. …