Faye Rapoport DesPres

Writing

May!

It’s May. How did May get here? I spent four hours today trying to catch up on yard work by digging in our small patch of front garden with a pitchfork. I turned over dirt and sprinkled grass seed and…

Back to Work

Life is slowly resuming. Tomorrow I start teaching in the winter/spring semester at Lasell College. I’ll be teaching “Writing 2: The Art of Life Writing,” a course designed to help freshmen improve their writing skills and complete a research paper…

A Lot is Happening

There are quite a few things going on in my writing life, my professional life, and my personal life at the moment. A lot is going on in the world, too, and it’s difficult sometimes to get a grasp on…