Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review is Expanding Our Leadership Team

One of my (many) passion projects is serving on the board of Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review. It’s been an honor to help keep an independent print journal going during increasingly challenging times. Borderlands is currently going through a leadership transition. This fall, the board realized that we needed to split our volunteer Administrative Director positionContinue reading “Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review is Expanding Our Leadership Team”

More Notes on Teaching in a Pandemic

After teaching the second half of the spring 2020 semester entirely online, I thought that I’d teach the summer remotely and return to the classroom in the fall of 2020. At the start of the fall semester, I was still teaching remotely, but figured I’d be returning to the classroom in the spring. Now I’mContinue reading “More Notes on Teaching in a Pandemic”

The Best of It: Christmas Day Edition

Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas is You“ Wham!’s “Last Christmas” (I know, I am the only person who loves this song.) Any and all versions of “Silent Night” (I linked to one of John Fahey’s versions) Vince Guaraldi’s “Christmas is Coming“ The Mountain Goats’ rendition of “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” (Don’tContinue reading “The Best of It: Christmas Day Edition”